Property from the Estate of Lady Elizabeth Cavendish CVO
A GROUP OF ENGLISH CREAMWARE TABLEWARE
comprising an English creamware large dish and two studio pottery jars, various dates, the dish with a moulded border, the dish: 35 cm. wide, 13 ¾ in.; the jars: 14 cm. and 9 cm. high, 5 ½ in. and 3 ½ in.; and six English creamware plates, circa 1760, of Wheildon type, comprising: two similar press-moulded plates. 24.5 cm. wide, 9 5/8 in.; another in a similar palette with trellis-pattern moulded border; and three various octagonal plates
The large dish with chipping to rim and areas of old restoration. The jars in good order, indistinctly marked.
Two similar plates each with a small rim chip, one with section of rim repaired with associated crack; the trellis plate cracked; three octagonal plates – the lategest with a chip to rim, the other brown glaze example with a section of rim restored, the smallest example with a large 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. 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."