TIFFANY STUDIOS | "MOTH" LAMP SCREEN
Property from the Estate of a Private Collector, New York
"MOTH" LAMP SCREEN
with small early tag impressed TIFFANY STUDIOS/NEW YORK
15¾ in. (40 cm) drop with chain
6¼ in. (15.9 cm) high
13 in. (33 cm) wide
Overall in very good condition. The glass with approximately two tight hairline cracks, stable. The screen with some light traces of surface soiling concentrated to the contours adjacent to the lead lines, consistent with age. With a period chain and hook. An outstanding and highly artistic example of this rare form.
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.