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Dame Lucie Rie

Vase with Flaring Lip

Property from the Family of Sir Ove Arup

Dame Lucie Rie

Dame Lucie Rie

Vase with Flaring Lip

Vase with Flaring Lip

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Property from the Family of Sir Ove Arup


Dame Lucie Rie

1902 - 1995

Vase with Flaring Lip

 

impressed with Artist's seal (to the underside)

porcelain with manganese glaze and sgraffito design

height: 18.5cm.; 7¼in.; diameter: 12cm.; 4¾in.

Extensive restoration to the lip and neck, possibly by the Artist.


Small losses visible to the inside of the lip and to the underside of the lip. One small loss to the sgraffito design to the underside of the lip.


Inspection under ultraviolet light shows the aforementioned repairs.


Please email tamsin.goldingyee@sothebys.com if you have any questions regarding the present work.


Please note that Condition 12 of the Conditions of Business for Buyers (Online Only) is not applicable to this lot.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Acquired directly from the Artist by Sir Ove Arup and thence by family descent to the present owner