MARC DU PLANTIER | SOAP DISH
4,000 - 6,000 USD
MARC DU PLANTIER
2¼ x 4¾ x 3¼ in. (5.7 x 12 x 8.2 cm)
Overall in good condition. This soap dish offered en suite with the following lot presents with slightly more pronounced 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.
Galerie Anne-Sophie Duval, Paris
Christie's New York, December 18, 2015, lot 378
Yves Badetz, Marc du Plantier, Paris, 2010, p. 265 (for a related example)