Minami Gallery, Tokyo Private Collection, Japan Robert Elkon Gallery, New York Private Collection, New York Fuji Television Gallery, Tokyo Sotheby's, New York, May 20-21, 2983, 428 Acquired at the above sale by the present owner
The work is in good condition overall. The sheet is hinged to the backing board at the top. The colors are fresh. The sheet undulates slightly. There is some faint water-staining to the sheet and some pale time-staining. The edges of the sheet are deckled. Framed under Plexiglas. 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.