D. M. & P. Manheim Antiques, New York, bearing label Collection of the late Joseph V. Vizcarra, sold, Sotheby's New York, April 13, 1984 Jonathan Horne, New York, April, 1984 Vogel Collection no. 402.4
Two further tiles of this type were in the Lipski Collection, sold Sotheby's, London, March 1, 1983, lot 500; and the John Philip Kassebaum Collection, sold Sotheby's, London, October 1, 1991, lot 70.
There are some surface flakes to glaze visibile in the catalogue illustration. In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.