THE COLLECTION OF MELINDA AND PAUL SULLIVAN
A PAIR OF PARIS PORCELAIN GOLD-GROUND VASES
each of campana form, affixed with two maiden-head handles supported on scrolling acanthus leaf pedestals, painted around the exterior with a continuous rustic landscape of fisherman on a river before buildings, above tooled gilded stiff-leaf bands
height 13¼ in.
Overall in generally good appearance.
Both have some wear to the top edges of the rim and some kiln speckling to the uppermost edge of the rim. Each vase with restoration to the upper terminal of the feet and probable re-touching to the maiden-head handles.
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.