A BOW PORCELAIN BLUE AND WHITE FOOTED SAUCEBOAT CIRCA 1750-53
with a lobed and barbed rim, raised on three lion mask and paw feet, affixed with a grooved handle, the sides painted in mirror image with a chinoiserie water landscape, the interior rim with a diaper border.
Length 8¼ in.
Generally 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.
The Pinewood Collection, sold, Phillips London, October 31, 2001, lot 6