Lot 105
  • 105

Graham Sutherland, O.M.

Estimate
7,000 - 10,000 GBP
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Description

  • Graham Sutherland, O.M.
  • Slag Ladels, Cardiff
  • signed and dated 1942
  • pen and ink, wash, watercolour and gouache
  • 30 by 21cm.; 12 by 8½in.

Provenance

Roland, Browse and Delbanco, London, where acquired by Eugene and Penelope Rosenberg, circa 1956

Exhibited

London, Roland, Browse and Delbanco, Graham Sutherland / Norman Adams, February 1956, cat. no.72.

Condition

The sheet is not laid down, but is sealed within a card mount, with an unfinished study executed on the reverse. There is very minor, slight cockling to the sheet, with a vertical crease running down the length of the extreme left hand edge. There are a few scattered, very slight surface rubs, only visible upon extremely close inspection, but this excepting the work appears in excellent overall condition, with strong, fresh colours throughout. Housed behind glass in a thin gilt wooden frame, set within a linen-textured mount. Please contact 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.
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