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    Sale 7554

    European Ceramics and Glass Including the Property of a Collector

    31 March 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 296

    A VOLKSTEDT TWO-HANDLED SHAPED OVAL STAND

    CIRCA 1770

    Price Realised  

    A VOLKSTEDT TWO-HANDLED SHAPED OVAL STAND
    CIRCA 1770
    Painted with a large central bouquet surrounded by scattered bouquets and flower-sprays, the alt Brandenstein ozier-moulded border with four sprays, the ends with pierced rocaille-moulded handles enriched in puce (surface lacquered disguising repairs, slight flaking to enamels with slight retouching)
    17 1/8 in. (43.3 cm.) wide


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    This stand bears similarities in form and decoration to the service produced by Volkstedt for the Prince of Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt in 1766, illustrated in Volkstedter Porzellan, 1760-1800, Thüringer Landesmuseum Heidecksburg, Rudolstadt, Exhibition Catalogue (1999), pp. 200-206.

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