Property from a European Private Collection
A SET OF FIVE ITALIAN WHITE MARBLE CAMPANA URNS 19TH CENTURY
one urn: 74.5cm. high, 56cm. diameter, 2ft. 5¼in., 1ft. 10in.; two urns: 72.5cm. high, 56cm. diameter, 2ft. 4½in., 1ft. 10in.; two urns: 67cm. high, 54cm. diameter, 2ft. 2⅜in., 1ft. 9¼in.
In overall reasonable restored condition. With chipping and old marks and scratches throughout, consistent with age and use. Chips and breaks to the borders of the top rims which have been repaired and refilled.
Repaired break to rim. Repaired breaks to three gadroons.
Repaired break to top rim
Four repaired breaks to top. One small loss partially refilled underneath the rim. One break to a corner of the base, one to another corner.
Some losses refilled underneath the rim. One repaired break underneath the rim. One break to a gadroon repaired.
Repaired break to rim and another underneath the rim. Some chips underneath the rim. One side yellower and with a crack.
"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."