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MARC DU PLANTIER | SOAP DISH

Guaranteed Property

Estimate:

4,000 - 6,000 USD

MARC DU PLANTIER | SOAP DISH

MARC DU PLANTIER | SOAP DISH

Estimate:

4,000 - 6,000 USD

Lot sold:

7,500

USD

MARC DU PLANTIER

SOAP DISH


circa 1955

brass

2⅛ x 4⅜ x 3⅛ in. (5.5 x 11.1 x 8.1 cm)

Overall in good condition. This soap dish offered en suite with the following lot presents with surface scratches, surface corrosion and abrasions to the gilt surface throughout consistent with age and gentle use. The inside and underside of the dish with light oxidation marks. An elegant piece ready for use and display. 


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 Paris, May 25, 2011, lot 104

Marc du Plantier, exh. cat., Galerie Willy Huybrechts, Paris, 2005, p. 58

Yves Badetz, Marc du Plantier, Norma, Paris, 2010, p. 290