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AFTER ELIAS DE WITTE, CALLED CANDIDO (ACTIVE 1567-1574), ITALO-FLEMISH, PROBABLY 17TH CENTURY | CUPID RUNNING

Estimate:

2,000

to
- 3,000 GBP

AFTER ELIAS DE WITTE, CALLED CANDIDO (ACTIVE 1567-1574), ITALO-FLEMISH, PROBABLY 17TH CENTURY | CUPID RUNNING

AFTER ELIAS DE WITTE, CALLED CANDIDO (ACTIVE 1567-1574), ITALO-FLEMISH, PROBABLY 17TH CENTURY | CUPID RUNNING

Estimate:

2,000

to
- 3,000 GBP

Lot sold:

625

GBP

AFTER ELIAS DE WITTE, CALLED CANDIDO (ACTIVE 1567-1574)

ITALO-FLEMISH, PROBABLY 17TH CENTURY

CUPID RUNNING


bronze

10.5cm., 4⅛in.

Overall the condition of the bronze is very good, with some dirt and wear to the surface consistent with age. The upper part of Cupid's bow is lost. A joint is slightly visible to Cupid's proper right upper arm. There is a knock to the quiver. There is minor greening to the bronze, in particular around the fig leaf. There are a few specks to the surface, in particular to the torso and proper left arm. There are a few nicks and scratches to the surface in areas.


"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."