Chinese export porcelain sauce tureen and stand, royal arms of Portugal, c. 1780, Qianlong reign, Qing dynasty - SOLD

  • Antique Chinese porcelain

Rare and fine Chinese export porcelain rococo sauce tureen and stand, decorated in opaque enamels from the famille rose palette with the royal arms of Portugal, c. 1780, Qianlong reign, Qing dynasty.

Width: 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 II, cover, pp. 544/545.

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 II, pp. 543/551; 

•Chinese Porcelain and the Heraldry of the Empire by N. Castro, page 134.  

Stock Number: 5.4046
This item is sold.