Lot 562: THREE EROTIC ALPACA CIGARETTE CASES WITH HAREM SCENES, MID 20TH CENTURY |
October 19, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: one with turbanned figure disrobing a nude, one with a reclining nude with lovebirds, and one with a nude slave being presented to a diademed figure
first with minor scratches to scene, second similar, a little rough at edges, third good but small circular mark over seated figure
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.
Dimensions: height of first 3 3/4 in.