Property from an East Coast Private Collection
"TRI-SYMMETRIC" END TABLE, MODEL NO. 413
produced by Vladimir Kagan Designs, Inc., New York
18 ¾ x 27 x 22 ¾ in. (47.6 x 68.5 x 57.7 cm)
Overall in very good condition. The wood surfaces present with scattered minor surface scratches, indentations, age cracks at the seams, and minor areas of discoloration, consistent with age and use. The glass surface presents with fine and minor surface scratches, only visible upon close inspection. An organic and unique design construction executed in a rare wood.
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.
Sotheby's New York, December 18, 2008, lot 202
Acquired from the above by the present owner
Vladimir Kagan, The Complete Kagan: A Lifetime of Avant-Garde Design, New York, 2004, pp. 86-87