Contemporary Fine Arts, Berlin Private Collection Sale: Christie's, London, Post-War and Contemporary Art, 16 October 2007, Lot 585 Private Collection, Germany Acquired directly from the above by the present owner
Bremen, Gesellschaft für aktuelle Kunst, Peter Doig: Homely, 1996, illustrated in colour
The colours in the catalogue illustration are fairly accurate, although the paper tone is warmer in the original.
This work is in very good condition. The sheet is attached verso to the mount in the upper two corners. There are artist's pinholes in all four corners. "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. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."