15,000 - 20,000 USD
silvered and patinated metal
14 1/4 in. (36.1 cm) high
5 7/8 in. (14.7 cm) diameter
Overall in very good condition. The patinated metal surfaces exhibit colorful geometric motifs that are typical of Linossier’s practice. The patina presents with strong variations in color and irregular application inherent to production as well as scattered areas of discoloration throughout consistent with age. The metal with an irregular hammered surface inherent to production. There are some very light surface scratches throughout consistent with gentle handling and not visually distracting.
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.