ALEXANDER MUNRO | PORTRAIT OF MRS JOSEPHINE BUTLER
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ALEXANDER MUNRO | PORTRAIT OF MRS JOSEPHINE BUTLER

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 GBP

ALEXANDER MUNRO | PORTRAIT OF MRS JOSEPHINE BUTLER

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 GBP

Lot Details

Description

ALEXANDER MUNRO

British

1825 - 1871

PORTRAIT OF MRS JOSEPHINE BUTLER


plaster, in a gilt wood frame

roundel: 51.5 by 37.5cm., 20¼ by 14¾in.

69 by 55cm., 27¼ by 21⅝in. overall


Condition Report

Overall the condition of the plaster is very good, with minor dirt and wear to the surface consistent with age. There is a joint on either side of the woman's head, which is possibly original. There are a few small lacunae to the surface, and there are a few minor scratches. There is some minor flaking to the gilding if the frame, and there are a few small chips to the paint.  


"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. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE." 

Saleroom Notice

This Lot will be stored at New Bond street and not as stated in the printed catalogue.
19th and 20th Century Sculpture
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