Lot 43

Chinese porcelain plate. Qianlong, 18th century. Decorated with the enamels of the Rose Family, in the centre of a coat of arms surmounted by a crowned helmet and supported by two greyhounds, trellis braid on the waterfall, frieze of arms in cartouches, draperies and palmettes interspersed on the wing, gold filet on the edge, shock in the centre, gilding, wear.
D: 22,5 cm
Provenance:
The arms of alliance are for Jean-Charles-François de La Bistrate (of Antwerp) and Anne-Martine de Proli (of Milan and Brabant).
This service was ordered for the wedding in 1736 of Jean-Charles-François
de La Bistrate, Admiral of the Scheldt, Grand Chaplain of Antwerp.
Three services are listed with these coats of arms and variations of decorations, for illustrations, see by David Sanctuary Howard, Chinese
Armorial Porcelain, London, 1974, p. 41.

Location of the item
France - 75009 Paris