Property from the Collection of the Late Pat and Penny Allen
EDMUND DE WAAL
height: 21.5cm.; 8½in.
Executed circa 1996.
Structurally sound, with no obvious signs of damage or restoration. There is a crackle to the glaze, inherent to the nature of the Artist's materials. There are traces of surface dirt and matter, and some small, light possible instances of staining visible upon closer inspection. This excepting the work appears in very good overall condition.
Please telephone the department on +44 (0) 207 293 6424 if you have any questions regarding the present work.
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. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE.
Acquired by the late owners by 2003
We are grateful to the Artist's studio for their kind assistance with the cataloguing of the present work.