A PAIR OF WEDGWOOD CREAMWARE EWERS 1862
painted by Emile Lessore, signed EL and Lessore, with putti at play, each affixed on one side with a loop handle, impressed uppercase WEDGWOOD, date code WUQ, letter M.
Height 9½ in.
One handle with a restored break, the other with a restored chip. Both with overpainting to flaked enamel around the rims, the molded collar around the neck and the handles. some occasional flaking to the enamel of the cherubs.
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.
Seal Simons, Philadelphia, 1969
The Hammond Museum, 1984, bearing label