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    Sale 1958

    The Hodroff Collection, Part II Chinese Export Porcelain From The Collection Of Leo & Doris Hodroff

    23 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 321

    AN ARMORIAL PLATE

    CIRCA 1735

    Price Realised  

    AN ARMORIAL PLATE
    CIRCA 1735
    The center with the arms of Sandilands quarterly impaling Hume, Pepdie, Polwarth and St. Clair, supported by a bluish-gray and a sepia and gilt lion, the crest shown twice on the rim between finely drawn flowering boughs in blue enamel, grisaille and gilt
    9 1/8 in. (23.1 cm.) diameter


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    Made for James Sandilands, 7th Baron of Torphichen and descendant of Sir Archibald Douglas, Regent of Scotland, who married Lady Jean Hume, daughter of the first Earl of Marchmont. For full details on the family and the arms, marshalled with 21 coats, see D.S. Howard, Chinese Armorial Porcelain, p. 308.