Lot 1118French Polychrome Decorated Ceramic Dinner Service
Approximately 105 pieces. Diameter of dinner plate 10 1/2 inches, height of candelabrum 8 5/8 inches.
C Property from the Estate of Wendy Vanderbilt Lehman
Sold for $438
there are numerous pieces that have rim chips or flake losses or other noteworthy condition issues, including but not limited to the following:
each plate (all sizes) have two small drill holes (as made) for display hanging on a wall; approximately 21 dinner plates have rim chips or flake losses to the glaze; approximately 14 bread plates have rim chips or flake losses to the glaze; there are flake losses to the glaze of the fruit and branch finial on the cover of the tureen; there are chip/flake losses to the glaze to the upper rim edge of the body of the tureen and the rim edge of the cover of the tureen; there is heavy crazing to the interior side of the two-handled circular bowl and to at least one of the plates; one cup has a loss to one of its handles and this same cup has a large hairline crack; another of these cups has a small rim chip; the small circular covered box is in poor broken and restored condition; the covered two-handled sugar bowl has chips to the rim edge of the bowl; etc.
Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Doyle New York shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging.