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    Sale 7554

    European Ceramics and Glass Including the Property of a Collector

    31 March 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 227

    A VOLKSTEDT RECTANGULAR PLAQUE

    CIRCA 1775

    Price Realised  

    A VOLKSTEDT RECTANGULAR PLAQUE
    CIRCA 1775
    Painted with two equestrian figures and hounds pursuing a stag, within rococo white scroll-moulded cartouche (small flat chip to reverse of one corner)
    3¾ in. (9.5 cm.) x 2 5/8 in. (6.6 cm.)


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    See Helmut Scherf, Thüringer Porzellan (Leipzig, 1980), pl. 17 for two related small plaques.

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    Literature

    Volkstedter Porzellan, 1760-1800, Thüringer Landesmuseum Heidecksburg, Rudolstadt, Exhibition Catalogue (1999), p. 114, cat. no. 106, where the author attributes the painting to Johann Karl Gerlach.