Helen Battis, Oshkosh, Wisconsin Oshkosh Public Museum (bequeathed by the estate of the above in 1955) Dr. Charles Behnke, Oshkosh, Wisconsin (acquired from the above) Charles R. Behnke, Oshkosh, Wisconsin (by descent from the above, his father) Bequeathed by the above
This work is in original unlined condition. It presents well and the surface is clean, bright and fresh. Under UV: no apparent retouches. Some of the pink pigments remain active and fluoresce. 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.