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Christian Liaigre (1943 - 2020)

Christian Liaigre (1943 - 2020)

Christian Liaigre (1943 - 2020)

Christian Liaigre (1943 - 2020)

Pair of wenge bookcases, model "Roche"

with ebonised brass mounts, three shelves and eight drawers

Height 94½in; width 70¾in; prof 17½in



Christian Liaigre

Paire de bibliothèques en wengé, modèle "Roche"

avec des montures en laiton laqué noir, munies chacune de trois étagères et ouvrant par huit tiroirs

Haut. 240 cm, larg. 180 cm, prof. 45 cm

The illustrations are accurate. Good overall condition despite the inevitable minor dents and scratches due to age and use. A Minor chip to the oak veneer on the chest of drawer.

The upper shelves are fitted with an electrical fitting which has to be checked before any use. A lateral side is slightly sunfaded. A minor shrinkage crack at the top of a lateral side. A small chip to the drawer case of one bookcase.

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.