Property from the Andrew Shine Collection
“WISTERIA SEED POD” POTTERY VASE
incised LCT under the glaze and engraved L.C. Tiffany-Favrile Pottery/P1165
5¼ in. (13.3 cm) high
Overall in very good condition. The vase presents with some surface irregularities within the glaze inherent in the making and not visually detractive. The glaze with some craquelure concentrated to the foot, consistent with age and not visually detractive. The vase has been examined under blacklight and does not show any signs of prior restoration.
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.
Kodner Galleries, Inc., Dania Beach, Florida, October 17, 2012, lot 108
Acquired from the above by the present owner
Martin Eidelberg, Tiffany Favrile Pottery and the Quest of Beauty, New York, 2010, pp. 20 and 93, no. 207