Chinese export porcelain soup tureen and stand, arms of Arguello, c. 1770, Qianlong reign, Qing dynasty

  • Antique Chinese porcelain

Very large Chinese export porcelain soup tureen and stand after a German faiance model from Strasbourg and Höchst, decorated in iron-red and gilt with flowers and in famille rose opaque enamels with the arms of Arguello, of Spain, c. 1770, Qianlong reign, Qing dynasty, ø of stand 46 cm, 18 in.

Tureen of similar form (without stand) illustrated in "The Choice of the Private Trader" by D.S.Howard, page 111. 

Illustrated in "Chinese Armorial Porcelain for Spain" by R. Diáz.

Stock Number: 5.5002