31 March 2008
A VOLKSTEDT RECTANGULAR PLAQUE
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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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.
See Helmut Scherf, Thüringer Porzellan (Leipzig, 1980), pl. 17 for two related small plaques.
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