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A HOLITSCH FAIENCE SMALL CABBAGE TUREEN AND COVER AND A CONTINENTAL FAIENCE PEAR-FORM JUG AND COVER, CIRCA 1770

Reserves

Estimate:

1,000

to
- 1,500 USD

A HOLITSCH FAIENCE SMALL CABBAGE TUREEN AND COVER AND A CONTINENTAL FAIENCE PEAR-FORM JUG AND COVER, CIRCA 1770

A HOLITSCH FAIENCE SMALL CABBAGE TUREEN AND COVER AND A CONTINENTAL FAIENCE PEAR-FORM JUG AND COVER, CIRCA 1770

Estimate:

1,000

to
- 1,500 USD

Lot sold:

2,375

USD

Sold Without Reserve

A HOLITSCH FAIENCE SMALL CABBAGE TUREEN AND COVER AND A CONTINENTAL FAIENCE PEAR-FORM JUG AND COVER, CIRCA 1770


the cabbage tureen, naturalistically modeled and colored with two small snails among the leaves, H mark in manganese; the small jug with a leafy branch forming the handle

(tureen) height 5 in.

12.5 cm

The tureen base, all but one leaf with old restoration formed of over-paint which is now starting to flake and requires refreshing. Two leaves with an area of loss to edge, one leaf with its leaf tip loose and separate.

The cover, with a restored small chip to two leaf edges. 

The pear jug with stalk finial lacking with traces of old-glue at terminal. Tiny glaze chips to extremities.


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.