A CONTINENTAL PORCELAIN MODEL OF A PARROT AND METAL RING, LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY
A CONTINENTAL PORCELAIN MODEL OF A PARROT AND METAL RING, LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY
A CONTINENTAL PORCELAIN MODEL OF A PARROT AND METAL RING, LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY
A CONTINENTAL PORCELAIN MODEL OF A PARROT AND METAL RING, LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY
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A CONTINENTAL PORCELAIN MODEL OF A PARROT AND METAL RING, LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 USD

A CONTINENTAL PORCELAIN MODEL OF A PARROT AND METAL RING, LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 USD

Bid:1,200USD

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Lot 681

A CONTINENTAL PORCELAIN MODEL OF A PARROT AND METAL RING, LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY

Lot Details

Description

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A CONTINENTAL PORCELAIN MODEL OF A PARROT AND METAL RING, LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY


with bright ochre-yellow, blue and green plumage, modeled on a beam within a metal ring

(parrot) length 23¼ in.

59 cm

Condition Report

A section of the bird's tail feather's re-stuck, approximately 2 1/4 in from base. The tip of its tail feathers with a section lacking. An area of the porcelains stem support chipped as visible in the catalogue illustration.

The model has a slight backward lean and the whole requires some stabilization by a restorer. The blue enamels of feathers slightly misfired.


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.

Cataloguing

Provenance

John Rosselli, New York

Mario Buatta: Prince of Interiors
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