A PAIR OF HERALDIC TERRACOTTA CRESTS ADAPTED AS CANDELABRA, 20TH CENTURY, IN THE FORM OF AN EAGLE IMPALING A SERPANT, WITH GILT-BRASS TWIN-BRANCH CANDLEARMS
A PAIR OF HERALDIC TERRACOTTA CRESTS ADAPTED AS CANDELABRA, 20TH CENTURY, IN THE FORM OF AN EAGLE IMPALING A SERPANT, WITH GILT-BRASS TWIN-BRANCH CANDLEARMS
A PAIR OF HERALDIC TERRACOTTA CRESTS ADAPTED AS CANDELABRA, 20TH CENTURY, IN THE FORM OF AN EAGLE IMPALING A SERPANT, WITH GILT-BRASS TWIN-BRANCH CANDLEARMS
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Property from an Important Private Collection

A PAIR OF HERALDIC TERRACOTTA CRESTS ADAPTED AS CANDELABRA, 20TH CENTURY, IN THE FORM OF AN EAGLE IMPALING A SERPANT, WITH GILT-BRASS TWIN-BRANCH CANDLEARMS

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 GBP

Property from an Important Private Collection

A PAIR OF HERALDIC TERRACOTTA CRESTS ADAPTED AS CANDELABRA, 20TH CENTURY, IN THE FORM OF AN EAGLE IMPALING A SERPANT, WITH GILT-BRASS TWIN-BRANCH CANDLEARMS

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 GBP

Lot Details

Description

Property from an Important Private Collection

A PAIR OF HERALDIC TERRACOTTA CRESTS ADAPTED AS CANDELABRA, 20TH CENTURY, IN THE FORM OF AN EAGLE IMPALING A SERPANT, WITH GILT-BRASS TWIN-BRANCH CANDLEARMS


39cm. high; 1ft. 3¼in.

Condition Report

In overall reasonable condition. Wing to one bird with repaired break which has been sensitively restored. Generally with minor chips and losses to terracotta birds and bases.


"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."

STYLE: Private Collections
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