Chinese export porcelain dessert plate, arms of Sobral, c. 1775, Qianlong reign, Qing dynasty - SOLD

  • Antique Chinese porcelain

Very rare Chinese export porcelain deep dessert plate, decorated in opaque enamels from the famille rose palette and applied flowers and leaves, with the arms of JOAQUIM INÁCIO DA CRUZ SOBRAL, c. 1775, Qianlong reign, Qing dynasty.

ø 16 cm, 6 1/4 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, p. 1096.  

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 141.  

Stock Number: 5.7082
This item is sold.