WILLIAM REID DICK
1879 - 1961
THE CATAPULT, OR SLINGBOY
signed: W. Reid Dick
bronze, green brown patina
Overall the condition of the bronze is very good with minor dirt and wear to the surface consistent with age. There are a few small losses to the patina at the strings of the catapult. There is some wear to the patina on the proper left side and the proper left leg. There are a few very minor nicks and scratches to the surface.
"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."