Lebel, Antoine: ARMOIRIES FRANCAISES ET SUISSES SUR LA PORCELAINE DE CHINE AU XVIIIE SIECLE. French and Swiss armorials on Chinese export porcelain of the 18th century. Brussels, 2009. 365 pp. Colour text plates throughout. 25x28 cm. Cloth.
GBP 100.00
A survey of 18th century Chinese export porcelain emblazoned with 268 different coats-of-arms of French and Swiss families. All illustrated in colour and discussed. Much interesting detail on the families who commissioned the services. The pieces come from the author's and numerous private collections. The majority not previously published. Introductions by Nicole Hervouet and Angela Howard. Dual texts in French and English.
Subjects: Ceramics
Item 133 in List 204.
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