SET OF THREE CHINESE EXPORT PORCELAIN ARMORIAL PLATES WITH THE ARMS OF VAN HERZEELE, THE NETHERLANDS, CIRCA 1740.Est. $800-$1,200
Sold: $480 ($400)
Each painted and gilt with the armorial on a fine white enamel bianco-sopra-bianco ground of flowers and scrolls, a gilt spearhead border surrounding the well and the rim with a du Pacquier-style border. Diameter 9 ⅛ inches.
Literature: For a discussion and similar example see Dr. Jochem Kroes, “Chinese Armorial Porcelain for the Dutch Market,” pp. 300-302.