A FRENCH SILVER-PLATE AND CUT-GLASS CENTERPIECE, CHRISTOFLE & CIE., PARIS, SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY
A FRENCH SILVER-PLATE AND CUT-GLASS CENTERPIECE, CHRISTOFLE & CIE., PARIS, SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY
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A FRENCH SILVER-PLATE AND CUT-GLASS CENTERPIECE, CHRISTOFLE & CIE., PARIS, SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY

Estimate: 4,000 - 6,000 USD

A FRENCH SILVER-PLATE AND CUT-GLASS CENTERPIECE, CHRISTOFLE & CIE., PARIS, SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY

Estimate: 4,000 - 6,000 USD

Lot Sold:6,250USD

Lot Details

Description

PROPERTY FROM GALLISON HALL, CHARLOTTESVILLE, VIRGINIA: THE JAMES F. SCOTT COLLECTION


A FRENCH SILVER-PLATE AND CUT-GLASS CENTERPIECE, CHRISTOFLE & CIE., PARIS, SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY


with pairs of putti supporting the etched glass bowl and "broken" shields in the middle

marked on base rim, numbered 1438181

length 23 in.

58.5 cm

Condition Report

A few small spots on the putti where the glass bowl rests where plating rubbed off, glass with a few minor nicks at angles, overall in good 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.

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.

Cataloguing

Provenance

Christie's London, 27 February 1997, lot 82

Style: Silver, Ceramics, Furniture
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