Lot 211
  • 211

Gustav Stickley

Estimate
15,000 - 20,000 USD
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Description

  • Gustav Stickley
  • Log Holder
  • with firm's impressed mark
  • hand-wrought iron

Provenance

Private family collection, Ontario, California
Steve and Mary Ann Voorhees, Pasadena, California
Acquired from the above by the present owner

Literature

Mary Ann Smith, Gustav Stickley, The Craftsman, New York, 1983, p. 90
A. Patricia Bartinique, Gustav Stickley, His Craft: A Daily Vision and a Dream, Parsippany, NJ, 1992, p. 92

Condition

Overall in very good original condition. The piece retains its original patina. There is some subtle variation to the patina coloration, not visually distracting. The surfaces with a few surface scratches, light surface soiling, minor abrasions throughout and light rubbing to the edges, commensurate with age and gentle use.
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.