Property from an Important Private Collection
A DUTCH DELFT BLUE AND WHITE VASE GARNITURE, LATE 18TH CENTURY
painted with vignettes of a stylised fenced garden, comprising three baluster vases and covers and two flared waisted trumpet shaped vases,
26.5cm., 10½in. and 34.5cm., 13½in. high
Two beaker vases:
One flared vase well restored to the rim around the entire circumference
The other with scattered filled rim chips
Three baluster vases and covers :
All three covers have a slightly creamier coloured glaze so have probably been matched to the vases, all are well restored.
One vase with faint crack from rim, another vase with a restored section to the rim.
The garniture has been well restored and is of good appearance
"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."