Property of a Distinguished Collector
"GEOMETRIC" TABLE LAMP
with a “Roman” base
leaded glass, patinated bronze
shade impressed TIFFANY STUDIOS/NEW YORK
base impressed TIFFANY STUDIOS/NEW YORK/529
31¾ in. (80.6 cm) high
22¾ in. (57.8 cm) diameter of shade
Overall in very good condition. The shade with approximately 12 cracks dispersed throughout, stable. The shade with some extremely minor traces of surface soiling concentrated to the contours adjacent to the leadlines, consistent with age. The base is in very good condition with scattered minor surface scratches, abrasions, light wear and surface soiling, consistent with age and gentle handling. The socket arms with some minor areas of loss to patina. With period sockets. With a reproduction finial in very good condition.
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.