A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI STYLE GILT-BRONZE MOUNTED PINK ASWAN GRANITE COLUMNS, THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
the bronze capitals of Ionic order
174cm. high; 5ft. 8½in.
In overall good condition. The gilt-bronze with minor scratches and tarnishing, one corner to the top of the capital with a small chip. The marble generally with very minor chipping to edges and with minor old marks and scratches consistent with age and use. Some white paint spills which could be easily removed.
"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."