Property from an Important International Collection
PAIR OF MONUMENTAL ARC FLOOR LAMPS
88½ in. (224.8 cm) high each
86 in. (218.4 cm) wide each
Overall in very good condition. The metallic surface presents with minor scratches and abrasions throughout concentrated to the base, the largest measuring approximately 3 in. wide and consistent with gentle use. The base and bending rods with signs of crackling consistent with age and not visually distracting. The shades are stable and easily adjustable. 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.
Private Collection, Italy
Donzella, New York
Acquired from the above by the present owner, circa 2006