31 March 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 6,000
Estimate GBP 6,000 - GBP 8,000
A VOLKSTEDT RECTANGULAR PLAQUE
Painted with St. Jerome kneeling in prayer on a grassy mound in an arched grotto, the integral stepped frame moulded with pierced scroll and floral corners enriched in gilding (bottom left corner cracked across and restored with associated area of gilding retouched)
9 5/8 in. (24.4 cm.) x 7½ in. (19 cm.)
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Volkstedter Porzellan, 1760-1800, Thüringer Landesmuseum Heidecksburg, Rudolstadt, Exhibition Catalogue (1999), pp. 110 & 111 for this form of plaque with an integral frame.
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