Property of a Distinguished Family Collection, New York and Palm Beach
Pair of Floor Lamps
executed by Comté, Buenos Aires, Argentina
painted iron, fabric shades
58 1/4 in. (147.8 cm) high each including shades
12 in. (30.4 cm) diameter of shades
Overall in very good condition. The painted metal surfaces present with occasional minute surface abrasions and very minor paint losses, consistent with age and gentle handling. The later shades are in excellent condition overall. Sotheby's does not guarantee electrical components and suggests having all wiring inspected by a licensed electrician.
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.
This lot is offered together with a certificate of authenticity from the Comité Jean-Michel Frank.