number 1 from an edition of 6
Indian rosewood, polychrome wood veneers, wood marquetry, brass
with inlaid signature Job
73 x 86½ x 2 in. (185.4 x 219.7 x 5 cm) fully extended
Overall in excellent condition. When viewed firsthand, the present screen displays an exceptional level of craftsmanship with a combination of veneers and colorful wood inlays, making it one of Studio Job’s most spectacular creations in wood. The folding mechanism is fully functional. The wooden surfaces with extremely minimal surface scratches and scuffing consistent with gentle handling.
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.