Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York John B. Black and Peter M. Black, Mansfield, Ohio Estate of the above (sold: Cowan's Auctions, Cleveland, Ohio, September 19, 2015, lot 185) Acquired by the present owner at the above sale
The canvas has been laid down on board. Under UV: there are some pindots of inpainting in the figure's proper left knee and a few other scattered pindots. 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.