Lot 402
  • 402

Egon Schiele

Estimate
30,000 - 50,000 GBP
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Description

  • Egon Schiele
  • Sitzender Akt, R├╝ckenansicht (Seated Nude, Seen From Behind)
  • Signed Schiele and dated 08 (lower right)
  • coloured pencil on paper
  • 19.6 by 22.7cm., 7 3/4 by 8 7/8 in.

Provenance

Private Collection, France
Sale: Sotheby's, London, 6th October 1999, lot 108
Private Collection, Europe (purchased at the above sale)
Thence by descent to the present owner

Condition

Executed on cream wove paper, not laid down and affixed to the mount in two places along the upper edge. All four edges are slightly unevenly cut. The sheet is time stained and there are a few faint spots of foxing in places. This work is in overall good condition.
"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."