JEAN DESPRÉS | TRAY [PLATEAU]
Signed J.Desprès, with maker's mark along one edge
Signé J.Desprès, avec le poinçon d'orfèvre sur un des bords]
33,6 x 67,2 cm ; 13 ¼ x 26 ½ in.
Good overall condition, consistent with age and use. The surfaces presents with some scratches. The underside presents with more visible scratches, with minor dents and with a few oxidation stains, consistent with gentle use.
Very light oxidation traces mostly concentrated on handles.
"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.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."
Acquired directly from the artist
Private collection, France
[Acquis directement auprès de l'artiste
Collection privée, France]