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    Sale 2818

    EUROPEAN NOBLE AND PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

    31 March - 1 April 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 469

    A Chinese famille rose and gilt armorial plate for the English market

    CIRCA 1740

    Price Realised  

    A Chinese famille rose and gilt armorial plate for the English market
    Circa 1740
    Decorated to the central medallion with a pair of birds in a garden landscape, the well and rim with an accolé coat-of-arms with a lion's head crest and feathery mantling, the rim further enamelled with landscape panels, fine glaze cracks
    23 cm. diam.


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    The arms are those of Sharpe impaling Wyman. See D.S. Howard, Chinese Armorial Porcelain, London, 1974, p. 285, nr. G1.

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