Property from the Andrew Shine Collection
“LEAF AND VINE” FLOWER BOWL AND FROG
bowl engraved 4023K L.C. Tiffany-Favrile
frog engraved 3931K L.C. Tiffany-Favrile
3½ in. (8.9 cm) high
9⅞ in. (25.1 cm) diameter
Overall in very good condition. The bowl is decorated with a dynamic swirling leaf and fine motif and displays strong iridescence.
The glass of the bowl and frog displays with scattered minor air bubbles, particulate inclusions and minor surface irregularities inherent in the making and not visually detractive. The glass surfaces of the bowl and frog with some occasional extremely fine and minor surface scratches, consistent with age and gentle handling. The rim of the bowl’s central column which holds the frog with a small edge fleck, only visible when the frog is removed. The underside of the bowl with a small area of tape residue. The interior of the frog with some light surface soiling.
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.