Property from an Important New York Collection
"APPLE BLOSSOM" VASE
acid-etched cameo glass
14⅜ in. (36.4 cm) high
A large and impressive vase with bright red cameo details in very good overall condition. The vase presents with light scuffing and scratches particularly concentrated to the base and consistent with gentle use. The clear glass surfaces with scattered and very minor crackling, only visible upon close inspection.
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.
Sotheby's London, November 9, 2010, lot 92