Private Collection, Argentina Sale: Sotheby's, New York, Latin American Art, November 2007, lot 181, illustrated in color Private Collection, New York Sale: Sotheby's, New York, Latin American Paintings, November 2010, lot 117, illustrated in color Private Collection, Great Britain
This work is in very good condition overall. The canvas is unlined and well-stretched. The media layer is stable, and the colors are vibrant. Under ultraviolet inspection, a few isolated spots of inpainting become apparent throughout in the black background areas of the composition, in the left and central quadrants. Three drip accretions measuring one and a half inches in length each also become apparent in the upper left quadrant. 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.