PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF PATRICIA SCHUCKMANN, ATLANTA, GA
A PAIR OF GEORGE II SILVER-GILT CANDLESTICKS, THOMAS GILPIN, LONDON, 1737
chased with strapwork and diaper probably at later date, with gadroon borders
marked on bases, numbered and with scratch weights No. 4 / 12=18 and No. 5 / 13=0 1/2
height 6½ in.
Gilding rubbed at high spots, one stick pushed slightly down on one side, otherwise good.
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.
Silverman Antiques, London, March 2011