Chinese export porcelain stand,arms of Sobral, c. 1775, Qianlong reign, Qing dynasty

  • Antique Chinese porcelain

Rare Chinese export porcelain rococo sauce tureen stand, decorated in opaque enamels from the famille rose palette with the arms of JOAQUIM INÁCIO DA CRUZ SOBRAL (carnations dinner service), c. 1775, Qianlong reign, Qing dynasty.

Width: 23 cm, 9 in.

For the arms see:

•Portugal na Porcelana da China: 500 anos de comércio, Portugal in Porcelain from China: 500 years of trade, by A. Varela Santos, vol IV, pp. 1083/1121;   

•Chinese Porcelain and the Heraldry of the Empire by N. Castro, page 137.  

Stock Number: 5.4034