Property from an Important American Collection
wheel-carved cameo glass
incised DAUM NANCY with the Croix de Lorraine
12⅜ in. (31.5 cm) high
Overall in very good condition. The glass surface with very light surface scratches and scuffing consistent with age and gentle use. The lip with minor surface abrasions in an area measuring approximately 1/2 inch wide. The base and relief decorations with minor pinholes throughout, not visually distracting and consistent with age.
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.
Macklowe Gallery, New York, 1980s