Description & Technical information

Qianlong period
Danish Market
from the Golden Gate Collection

A pair of  Chinese export porcelain dinner plates with a marriage double shield, with monograms AC & ME, with Neptune and Venus, the rim with blue and gilt flowers.

It is not known who these were made for but they resemble similar examples made for the Danish market..

References: Brawer 1992, p45, a plate in the Chazen Museum in Madison, Wisconsin; Phillips 1956, pl 41, a plate.

Date:  1740-50
Period:  1600-1750, 18th century
Origin:  China
Medium: porcelain
Dimensions: 23 cm (9 inches)
Categories: Oriental and Asian Art