A WEDGWOOD BLACK BASALT BUST OF CHAUCER EARLY 19TH CENTURY
wearing a hooded tunic tied with string, raised upon a separate socle base, the reverse of the shoulder with impressed uppercase CHAUCER, uppercase WEDGWOOD mark to lower body and underside of socle.
Height 12 in.
Generally good condition.
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.