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Lot 281
WENDELL CASTLE | CANDLESTICK
WENDELL CASTLE | CANDLESTICK
WENDELL CASTLE | CANDLESTICK
281

Property from a Private New York Collection

WENDELL CASTLE | CANDLESTICK

Estimate: 1,800 - 2,000 USD

Property from a Private New York Collection

WENDELL CASTLE | CANDLESTICK

Estimate: 1,800 - 2,000 USD

Lot Sold:1,875USD
(3 bids, reserve met)

Lot Details

Description

Property from a Private New York Collection

WENDELL CASTLE

CANDLESTICK


1990

from an edition of 40

painted and gilt mahogany, patinated metal

monogrammed W.C. and dated 90

16½ in. (41.9 cm) high

Condition Report

Overall in very good condition. The wooden surfaces with light scratches and minor surface irregularities throughout consistent with gentle use. One gilt panel with an area of surface discoloration measuring approximately 1 inch wide. The patinated metal surface in excellent condition presents with hues ranging from dark grey to slate blue.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.  

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 INCLUDED IN THE CATALOGUE.

Cataloguing

Provenance

Private Collection, New York

Gifted by the above to the present owner, 1990s

Literature

Emily Evans Eerdmans, Wendell Castle: A Catalogue Raisonné, 1958–2012

, New York, 2014, p. 377, no. 646

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Online bidding closed31 Mar 2020 | 08:04 PM GMT