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Gerhard Schliepstein

Lamp, circa 1920

Estimate:

1,200 - 1,500 EUR

Gerhard Schliepstein

Gerhard Schliepstein

Lamp, circa 1920

Lamp, circa 1920

Estimate:

1,200 - 1,500 EUR

Lot sold:

6,930

EUR

Gerhard Schliepstein

1886 - 1986

Lamp, circa 1920


enameled earthenware

Stamped Rosenthale SELB-BAVARIA on the underside 

height : 34 cm ; 13 ⅜ in.

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Gerhard Schliepstein

1886 - 1986

 Lampe, vers 1920


faïence émaillée

Estampillé Rosenthale SELB-BAVARIA sous la base

hauteur : 34 cm ; 13 ⅜ in.

Good overall condition. The base of the lamp presents with glue marks on the front and tiny dents. There are some dirt residue. The top of the lamp is cracked together with a loss at the level of the lamp socket. The lampshade presents with yellow, tiny hole on the inside, traces of dirt and the triming is peeled away on approximately 10 cm. Sotheby's does not guarantee electrical components and suggests having all wiring inspected by a licensed electrician.


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.

Guillaume Morel, Gerhard Schliepstein, rêveries de porcelaine, Connaissance des Arts, 29 November 2007, n.p.