STEPHAN ABEL SINDING
TO MENNESKER (TWO HUMANS)
signed: Stephan Sinding
26 by 32cm., 10¼ by 12⅝in.
Overall the condition of the alabaster is good, with minor dirt and wear to the surface consistent with age. There are several small chips and minor surface abrasions, particularly at the high points. Minor restorations to the woman's proper right fingers and her proper left wrist.
"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."
G. Grappe, Stephan Sinding, Paris, 1911, p. 25