A PAIR OF WEDGWOOD BLACK BASALT GILDED AND BRONZED SMALL VASES AND COVERS LATE 19TH CENTURY
of classical form, the handles with satyr mask terminals, each decorated in relief with the 'Dancing Hours' after a design attributed to John Flaxman, Jr., with gilt anthemion and acanthus leaf ornament, impressed uppercase WEDGWOOD and letter A marks, gilt Z3793.
Height 6⅝ in.
One cover with a section of rim re-stuck, the other with some restoration to flange, both knops restored.
Both vases with handles restored at terminals. One vase restored through waisted foot. The vases are in overall good appearance.
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.