For the arms, see David Sanctuary Howard, Chinese Armorial Porcelain, London, 1974, p. 315, J2. The reverse of this example is accompanied by a label indicating the colors of the plate, for production and color proofing purposes for the Nelson Rockefeller Collection reproductions.
In overall good condition with minor firing imperfections and expected wear. In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.