PROBABLY GERMAN, FIRST HALF 15TH CENTURY AND LATER | WINDOW PANEL WITH TWO SAINTS, POSSIBLY SAINT PETER AND SAINT LAZARUS
Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 GBP
PROBABLY GERMAN, FIRST HALF 15TH CENTURY AND LATER
WINDOW PANEL WITH TWO SAINTS, POSSIBLY SAINT PETER AND SAINT LAZARUS
stained and leaded glass, in a wood frame
114 by 64cm., 44⅞ by 25¼in.
Overall the condition of the glass is good, with some dirt and wear to the surface consistent with age. Some areas of the glass appear to be later, in particular to the background. The paint has been retouched in areas, in particular to the drapery. There is general wear and some losses to the paintwork. The lead, in particular the lead joints, have been reinforced throughout. There is minor pitting to the glass, consistent with the material.
"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."