impressed with Artist's seal
stoneware with a thick volcanic glaze
height: 13cm.; 5¼in.
diameter: 31cm.; 12¼in.
Executed circa 2005.
Structurally sound with no obvious signs of damage or restoration. There are areas of unevenness to the rim owing to the nature of the Artist's technique and materials. There are instances of light crackle to the thicker parts of the white glaze in keeping with the nature of the Artist's technique and materials. This excepting, the work appears in excellent overall condition.
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.
The Estate of the Artist
Ruthin, Ruthin Craft Centre, Emmanuel Cooper: A Retrospective Exhibition, 7th December 2013 – 2nd February 2014, with tour to Derby and London;
London, Contemporary Ceramics, Cooper's Legacy, 12th - 28th March 2015;
St Ives, Leach Pottery, Emmanuel Cooper: Connections & Contrasts, 13th June - 6th September 2015;
Southampton, Showcase Gallery, Making Out 67/17, 3rd November - 6th January 2017.