Sibyl Colefax and John Fowler, London Sotheby's New York, The Andy Warhol Collection, April 23 - May 3, 1988, lot 3249
A pair of similar wall lights attributed to the workshop of Deharme was sold Christie's London, May 17, 2017, lot 12, and another pair signed Raby at Christie's London, Kenneth Neame, June 13, 2008, lot 52.
Rubbing, flaking and some refreshment to painted surfaces. One metal hook on one of the hemispherical glass drip pans has become detached and would need to be glued or re-soldered. One arm in a slightly turned position, as seen in catalogue photograph. Drilled for electricity. 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.