Lot 171
  • 171

Marlow Moss

Estimate
1,000 - 1,500 GBP
Log in to view results
bidding is closed

Description

  • Marlow Moss
  • Untitled
  • signed and dated 1944
  • pen and ink, pencil and coloured pencil
  • 41 by 33.5cm.; 16 by 13┬╝in.

Provenance

Acquired by a Private Collector, Amsterdam, in 1944

Condition

Unexamined out of frame. The sheet appears laid down to a backing sheet, itself adhered to a backing card. There is an unevenly cut left hand edge, with some tiny traces of very minor loss apparent upon close inspection. There are two tiny spots of light staining apparent to the sheet upon extremely close inspection, with further very minor traces of very light studio detritus, but this excepting the work appears in excellent overall condition. Housed behind glass in a light wooden frame, set within a white card mount, float-mounted. Unexamined out of frame. Please telephone the department on +44 (0) 207 293 6424 if you have any questions regarding the present work.
"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."