AN ENAMEL PORCELAIN EAGLE, 19TH CENTURY | AIGLE EN PORCELAINE ÉMAILLÉE BLANCHE DU XXÈME SIÈCLE
AN ENAMEL PORCELAIN EAGLE, 19TH CENTURY
crowned N mark in blue, Manufacture de Capodimonte apocryphal mark (restorations).
Height 16¼ in; width 26¾ in; prof 10⅔ in
AIGLE EN PORCELAINE ÉMAILLÉE BLANCHE DU XXÈME SIÈCLE
le revers figurant le "N" couronné bleu de Napoléon et la marque apocryphe de la Manufacture de Capodimonte (restaurations).
Haut. 41 cm, larg. 68 cm, prof. 27 cm
(Good overall condition despite a few minor blacks dots corresponding to firing issues. The eagle was probably previously entirely painted as there are some traces of paint, especially on the base and below the tail).
"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. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
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