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Axel Salto

Vase

Estimate:

10,000

to
- 15,000 USD

Axel Salto

Axel Salto

Vase

Vase

Estimate:

10,000

to
- 15,000 USD

Lot sold:

50,400

USD

Axel Salto

Vase


1961

executed by Royal Copenhagen, Denmark

stoneware with Solfatara glaze

impressed SALTO, numbered 20818, with blue wave mark and the firm's painted mark

8⅜ in. (21.8 cm) high

6 in. (15.2 cm) maximum diameter

Overall in very good condition. The surface of the work presents with minor irregularities to the ceramic body and in glaze application inherent to the making and to the artist’s practice, including minute pinholes which are common for such works and not visually distracting. This lot has been inspected under black light and presents with no apparent evidence of restoration.




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.

Jørgen Dalgaard, Copenhagen, 2001