London, South Kensington
4 December 2001
Ernst Christian Weser
Charlotte Christiane Gottschalch, née Ortmann (1791-1857), full face in sprigged red-striped stole and frilled white collar, a blue ribbon and elaborate comb in her fair dressed hair; and her husband, Tax Advisor Johann Samuel Gottschalch (1783-1844), facing left in blue coat with black collar and with waistcoat
both signed and dated 'E. Weser pinx. 1809' and 'Ernst Weser pinx. 1809.', gilt-metal mounts within rectangular black frames
oval, 1 7/8 in. (48 mm.) high
See part lot Illustration (2)
Miss Margarethe Andritzschky, Leipzig (in 1898 and 1912).
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Leipzig, Stadtgeschichtliches Museum, Altes Rathaus, Die Leipziger Bildnismalerei von 1700 bis 1850, 1912, nos. 1639 and 1640.
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