Robert Chavelot, En Indochine, Paris Colonial Exhibition, Arthaud Publisher, Paris, 1931
This pair of original watercolors were printed in the book En Indochine written by the French author Robert Chavelot and published by Arthaud Publisher in 1931, for the Paris Colonial Exhibition of the same year. All the illustrations in the book were executed by Marius Hubert Robert.
This lot is accompanied by an original copy of the book En Indochine.
These works are in good overall condition as viewed. There are some faint fox marks to the works, but these are consistent with the age of the works. Both framed, under plexi glass. 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.