Property from the Estate of Lady Elizabeth Cavendish CVO
three of the four impressed with Artist's seal
stoneware with an all-over wood ash glaze
tallest: 8.5cm.; 3½in.
There is an area of old damage and restoration to the second largest bowl. Elsewhere there are traces of surface dirt and studio detritus, and some imperfections to the glaze, in keeping with the nature of the artist's techniques and materials, but this excepting the works appear in good overall condition.
"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."