A MINTONS PÂTE-SUR-PÂTE BLUE-MARBLED-GROUND RECTANGULAR PLAQUE CIRCA 1885
decorated by Louis Solon, incised signed L Solon, in white slip with a female figure wearing a fish-scaled breast plate and diaphanous fabric, standing on a column twirling a ribbon flanked by birds in flight, on a marbleized ground.
7⅝ x 6½ in.
19.3 x 16.5 cm
In overall good condition and appearance. The plaque has at one point been mounted and there is glue residue to the reverse of the plaque.
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.
Phillips, London, December 4, 1991, lot 459