Asian Art Auction

November 28, 2016

LOT 108
A Chinese Export Armorial Plate, Newton, Qianlong Period, Circa 1745
  • A Chinese Export Armorial Plate, Newton, Qianlong Period, Circa 1745

108

A Chinese Export Armorial Plate, Newton, Qianlong Period, Circa 1745

清乾隆 中國外銷文章瓷盤

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.

Estimate $300-$500

Realised: $250
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Literature:

A plate from this service is illustrated by Howard in Chinese Armorial Porcelain, I, page 296, no. G3

Provenance:

Important Private Canadian Collection of Armorial Porcelain (lots 104-117)

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Ceramics: Export
Origin: China
Wares: Plate