Description & Technical information

Pair of Chinese export octagonal dinner plates decorated in grisaille and gilt with the arms of Birkbeck impaling Upwood and the motto PATIENTIA VINCIT, the rim finely painted with a border of flowers and insects. Qianlong period

Date:  1750
Period:  1600-1750, 18th century, Qianlong period
Origin:  China
Categories: Oriental and Asian Art