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    Sale 12419

    Noble & Private Collections Part II

    3 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 523

    TWO CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE ARMORIAL PLATES

    QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-1795)

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    TWO CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE ARMORIAL PLATES
    QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-1795)
    One for the Spanish market, with the arms of the Bohorques lineage, and the other for Farcy de Cuillé, bishop of Quimper
    9 in. (23 cm) diameter


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    For the arms, see Rocío Diaz, Chinese Armorial Porcelain for Spain,, London, 2010, pp.156-7, no. 17; and Antoine Lebel, Armoiries françaises et suisses sur la porcelaine de Chine au XVIIIe siècle, Brussels, 2009, p.317.

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    Pre-Lot Text

    SOLD TO BENEFIT THE ACQUISITION FUND OF THE RIJKSMUSEUM AMSTERDAM (LOTS 520-527)