A BERLIN (K.P.M.) RECTANGULAR PLAQUE, CIRCA 1870
painted with Iphigenia after Emil Teschendorff, the Mycenean princess full-length gazing out to sea, a pink rose on the wall to her side, impressed sceptre above H and D, incised 12 7/8 - 7 5/8, paper label
33cm. x 20 cm.
Overall in good order. Unframed.
There is a very small patch of wear to the top left hand corner.
"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."
Anonymous, sale Sotheby's, London, 18th July 1989, lot 399.