Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Richter
    active: Germany
  • plate, date unknown
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • porcelain
  • Object Diameter: 25.4 cm
    Object Diameter: 10 in
  • Gift of William Balfour
  • Not on display
  • 1982.0063
Label Text

Hand-painted "Isolde" plate. Standing golden-haired female, 3/4 view, leaning across upright stone, proper left hand aloft holding long, flowing scarf. Background of stone wall, trees and ferns. Inside border and rim of plate is fuchsia with gold trim, outlining a band of pastel-colored garlands, and alternating dark fuchsia and turquoise medallions. Much of the gold trim is raised.