Good overall condition consistent with age and use. Scattered chips of finish on the amphoras, more numerous on one and visible in the catalogue illustration. One amphora with a few chips of terracota along the edge of the base, as visible in the catalogue illustration. One metallic ring holding the shade to its structure is missing. The rope shades are slightly different one from another, as visible in the catalogue illustration. Both of them present with some light wear and fraying throughout. One shade presents with a few previous small repairs. The piping of the other shade is partially unstitched.
Sotheby's does not guarantee electrical components and suggests having all wiring inspected by a licensed electrician.
Heights with shades : 53 and 60 cm "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. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."