Lot 52
  • 52

Reginald Marsh

Estimate
6,000 - 8,000 USD
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Description

  • Reginald Marsh
  • Two Young Women on the Wharf
  • signed Reginald Marsh and dated 1948 (lower right)
  • ink and ink wash on paper
  • 20 1/2 by 30 3/4 inches
  • (51.5 by 78 cm)

Provenance

Senator William Benton, Southport, Connecticut
By descent in the family of the above (sold: Christie's East, New York, June 15, 2000, lot 239)
Acquired from the above sale by the present owner

Condition

In generally good condition; sheet is slightly toned; mat burn at extreme edges; sheet buckles in a wavy pattern (probably from moisture at the time the artist executed it); a small tear (about 1/8 in. long) at upper part of right edge (Edges of sheet show clearly and are intact; work was not removed from frame for examination)
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.