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A suit of four black lacquered metal painted silhouettes forming candlesticks, circa 1980-1990

Estimate:

600 - 1,000 EUR

A suit of four black lacquered metal painted silhouettes forming candlesticks, circa 1980-1990

A suit of four black lacquered metal painted silhouettes forming candlesticks, circa 1980-1990

Estimate:

600 - 1,000 EUR

Lot sold:

8,820

EUR

A suit of four black lacquered metal painted silhouettes forming candlesticks, circa 1980-1990


Height 8⅔in; width 3½in; prof 2 in


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Suite de quatre silhouettes formant pique-cierges en métal laqué noir, vers 1980-1990


Haut. 22 cm, larg. 9 cm, prof. 5 cm


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The illustrations are accurate. Good overall condition despite the inevitable minor dents and scratches due to age and use. A few traces of wax. The bases are slightly rusty. Some chips to the black paint.


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.

These vases were located in the Château du Mée, Karl Lagerfeld's property, Ile de France, in the 1980s and 1990s.