Private Collection, Hong Kong (acquired directly from the artist) Sotheby's, New York, 26 February 2007, Lot 346 Private Collection, New York (acquired from the above sale) Sotheby's, New York, 10 September 2008, Lot 150 Acquired from the above sale by the present owner
This work is in very good condition overall. There are tonal shifts to the collage elements, which may be inherent to the nature of the material. There are scattered, faint media accretions to the upper half of the canvas, visible upon close inspection. There are handing marks to the lower edge of the canvas. Framed under glass. Please note that this work has not been inspected out of its frame. The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.