A Chinese Export Armorial Plate, Newton, Qianlong Period, Circa 1745
Painted in the centre with the arms of Newton with, in pretence, Alleyne of Derbyshire and Barbados, the rim decorated with orchid, bamboo, and Buddha’s hand citron in gilt and enamel
diameter 9" — 22.9 cm.
A plate from this service is illustrated by Howard in Chinese Armorial Porcelain, I, page 296, no. G3
Important Private Canadian Collection of Armorial Porcelain (lots 104-117)
Department: Asian Art