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Hans Coper

Vessel

Hans Coper

Hans Coper

Vessel

Vessel

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Hans Coper

Vessel

circa 1965

stoneware, layered porcelain slips with manganese design around the lip and interior

impressed with artist's seal

7 1/4 in. (18.4 cm) high

3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm) diameter

Overall in excellent condition. The ceramic glaze presents with very minor imperfections inherent to the making and to the artist’s technique. The side of the rim with one area of exposed underglaze, likely inherent to the making and not visually distracting. The underside with four felt protective felt pads and one sticker. This lot has been inspected under UV light and presents with no apparent sign of prior 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.

Rago Auctions, Lambertville, New Jersey, March 2, 2013, lot 460
Acquired from the above by the present owners