Overall in very good condition. The glazed surfaces display a rich cobalt blue hue and present with minor surface irregularities, inherent in the design and the production of the piece as according to the artist herself. The glazed surfaces with very few minute and occasional chips, consistent with age and gentle handling. When inspected under UV light, the foot of the lamp presents a minor area of fluorescence, most likely indicating a possible restoration. The shade is replaced and presents in excellent condition. The present lamp depicts a classic Suzanne Ramie shape and is a superb example of her modernist body of work. Sotheby's does not guarantee electrical components and suggests having all wiring inspected by a licensed electrician. 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.