A MINTON PÂTE-SUR-PÂTE BROWN-GROUND RECTANGULAR PLAQUE CIRCA 1872
decorated by Marc Louis Solon, incised MLS monogram, decorated in white slip with a maiden playing with cherubs as puppets on strings, impressed MINTON mark, framed.
The plaque 9¼x 6 3/ 8 in.; Overall 14⅝x 11⅝in.
23.6 x 16.3 cm; 37.3 x 29.5 cm
There is a bruise chip to the left front edge of the plaque measuring approximately 0.4 x 0.8 cm.
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 Nyman Collection, Sotheby's Belgravia London, May 14, 1981, lot 78