Property from a Private London Collection
1920 - 1981
LARGE SPADE FORM
impressed with the Artist's seal
stoneware, layered with porcelain slips and engobes with a manganese glaze to the interior
height: 40cm.; 15¾in.
Executed in the late 1960s.
Structurally sound with no obvious signs of damage or restoration. There are some small instances of light surface dirt visible upon very close inspection, but this excepting the work appears in excellent overall condition.
Inspected under Ultraviolet light.
Condition 11 of the Conditions of Business for Buyers (Online Only) is not applicable to this lot.
"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."