A MINTONS PÂTE-SUR-PÂTE BROWN-GROUND RECTANGULAR PLAQUE CIRCA 1885
decorated, by Louis Solon, signed L Solon, incised, in white slip with a female figure in a diaphanous costume standing on a rock, holding a flaming torch and looking out to sea.
7⅞ x 4⅜ in.
20 x 11.1 cm
The plaque is in good condition and appearance. The plaque at some point has been mounted and has residue to the back 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 457