PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF PATRICIA SCHUCKMANN, ATLANTA, GA
A GEORGE II SILVER CHINOISERIE COFFEE POT, WILLIAM GRUNDY, LONDON, 1753
chased and applied on both sides with Chinoiserie scenes, engraved with arms below spout, the duck-head spout with bacchic mask terminal, the handle issuing from a wolf mask
marked on base
37 oz 10 dwt gross
height 10⅛ in.
Decoration softened at high spots, handle terminal pushed slightly into body, otherwise 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.
Koopman Rare Art, London, November 2011