Lot 263
  • 263

Mead Schaeffer 1898-1980

Estimate
12,000 - 18,000 USD
bidding is closed

Description

  • Mead Schaeffer
  • Paradise Poachers
  • titled and inscribed on the reverse
  • oil on canvas
  • 30 by 42 1/4 in.
  • 76.3 by 107.4 cm.

Provenance

(Sale: Christie's East, New York, December 2, 1992, lot 169)

Condition

Canvas not lined (4 small patches scattered on upper half of back of canvas) Small punctures and a scratch at center of canvas; small punctures in canvas at upper left, center, upper right corner and lower right corner. Under UV light: uneven, spotty varnish; scattered inpainting along upper part of canvas (in front of aforementioned patches) and a repaired tear at upper left, about 2 1/2 in. long (diagonal)
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.