Property of a Distinguished Collector
"SMARTIES" COFFEE TABLE
number 4 from an edition of 8 plus 2 artist's proofs
produced by Galerie kreo, Paris
lacquered polyester resin
numbered N 4/8, signed MB and dated 2003
17⅞ x 55½ x 35½ in. (45.4 x 140.9 x 90.1 cm)
Overall in very good condition. When seen in person, the table presents with a reflective surface slightly brighter than pictured in the catalogue photography. The lacquered surface top presents with very light scratches throughout consistent with age and gentle use.
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.
Galerie kreo, Paris
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 2004
Mattia Bonetti, Mattia Bonetti: Drawings, New York, 2005, n.p. (for a drawing of the model)