Lot 47

Large china mug. Qianlong, 18th century, circa 1790-95. Cylindrical in shape, with a twisted handle, polychrome and gold decoration with a monogram RB above a portico and under a celestial vault, on either side the moon and the sun with masonic elements, braids on the edges, small chip at the rim, chips, small wears.
H: 15.5 cm
For a similar model, preserved in the collections of the Wintherthur
Museum, see by F. and N. Hervouët and Y. Bruneau, La Porcelaine des
Compagnies des Indes à décor occidental, Paris, 1986, p. 279, no. 12.1; and by David S. Howard, The choice of the private trader, The Private
Market in Chinese Export Porcelain illustrated from the Hodroff collection, Italy, 1994, p. 196.

Location of the item
France - 75009 Paris