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A Pair of Louis XVI Style Gilt Bronze-Mounted White Marble Vases, Now Fitted as Lamps, 19th Century

Estimate:

12,000

to
- 18,000 USD

A Pair of Louis XVI Style Gilt Bronze-Mounted White Marble Vases, Now Fitted as Lamps, 19th Century

A Pair of Louis XVI Style Gilt Bronze-Mounted White Marble Vases, Now Fitted as Lamps, 19th Century

Estimate:

12,000

to
- 18,000 USD

Lot sold:

11,970

USD

A Pair of Louis XVI Style Gilt Bronze-Mounted White Marble Vases, Now Fitted as Lamps, 19th Century


height excluding fitments 19 in.; width of base 5 1/5 in.; depth of base 5 1/5 in.

48.3 cm; 13.2 cm; 13.2 cm

Now fitted as lamps and wired for electricity, please note Sotheby's does not guarantee the working order of lighting. Height with fittings: 34 inches. The gilt bronze with some minor surface scratches, casting flaws, minor verdigris and rubbing in concentrated areas, as to be expected. A few tiny losses to leaf tops on the lower flower and leaf border mount, and one area where leaf and flower have separated.


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.