Property from the Estate of Susan S. Dillon
A GROUP OF TWENTY-FOUR SEVRES PLATES, CIRCA 1770
each piece colorfully painted with a central floral cluster within a floral garland border and a lightly feather-molded rim with a gilt dentil edge, interlaced L's, most with date letter R for 1770, various painters' and incised marks.
diameter 9 ½ in.
Very minor wear to gilding on rims. Typical, minor surface scratching. One plate with two flat, shallow rim chips. One plate with a flat, shallow rim chip.
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.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.