Dr. George Hyman, New York Private collection (acquired from the above) Private collection (by descent; sold: Sotheby's, New York, March 5, 2003, lot 65) Acquired by the present owner at the above sale
The canvas is lined and the edges are trimmed. There is scattered surface cracking, a few pindots of possible loss along bottom edge and several artist's pinholes along edges.Under UV: there is inpainting to frame abrasion at upper corners,a few dots of inpainting in the sky and the work retains an uneven varnish. 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.