The radiating concentric circles are characteristic of the work of the marble cutter Francesco Sibilio, active in Rome in the 1820s and 1830s. Sibilio was much inspired by ancient and medieval Roman mosaic floors.
Please contact the Single-Owner Sales Department at (212) 606-7285 or Tanya.Hayes@sothebys.com for a condition report for this lot.
This lot will be offered without reserve. 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.