A LOUIS XV GILT BRONZE, LACQUER AND PORCELAIN-MOUNTED INKSTAND, MID-18TH CENTURY
A LOUIS XV GILT BRONZE, LACQUER AND PORCELAIN-MOUNTED INKSTAND, MID-18TH CENTURY
A LOUIS XV GILT BRONZE, LACQUER AND PORCELAIN-MOUNTED INKSTAND, MID-18TH CENTURY
A LOUIS XV GILT BRONZE, LACQUER AND PORCELAIN-MOUNTED INKSTAND, MID-18TH CENTURY
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Property from the Collection of Kathleen and Martin Field

A LOUIS XV GILT BRONZE, LACQUER AND PORCELAIN-MOUNTED INKSTAND, MID-18TH CENTURY

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 USD

Property from the Collection of Kathleen and Martin Field

A LOUIS XV GILT BRONZE, LACQUER AND PORCELAIN-MOUNTED INKSTAND, MID-18TH CENTURY

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 USD

Lot Sold:5,625USD

Lot Details

Description

Property from the Collection of Kathleen and Martin Field

A LOUIS XV GILT BRONZE, LACQUER AND PORCELAIN-MOUNTED INKSTAND, MID-18TH CENTURY


with three blanc-de-chine ink pots and French porcelain flowerheads

height 7 in.; width 11 ½in.; depth 8 in.

18 cm; 29 cm; 20 cm

Condition Report

Every porcelain blossom has minor chips to some petals. None of these are terribly distracting. Years of dust accumulation within them. Could benefit from a cleaning rinse. Inset lacquer panel has expected cracking with one tiny (1/16) area of loss to left. Tiny area of loss with putty infill to right beneath blossom on right nozzle. Some expected loss to mahogany veneer on the underside.


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.

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Provenance

Dider Aaron, Paris

STYLE: Furniture, Silver, Ceramics
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