Chinese export porcelain sauce tureen and stand, arms of Sobral, c. 1775, Qianlong reign, Qing dynasty - SOLD

  • Antique Chinese porcelain

Superb Chinese export porcelain rococo sauce tureen and stand, decorated in opaque enamels from the famille rose palette with the arms of JOQUIM INÁCIO DA CRUZ SOBRAL, c. 1775, Qianlong reign, Qing dynasty.

Width of stand: 23 cm, 9 in.

Illustrated:

•Portugal na Porcelana da China: 500 anos de comércio, Portugal in Porcelain from China: 500 years of trade, by A. Varela Santos, vol IV, back cover and p. 1095.

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 139.  

Stock Number: 5.4044
This item is sold.