1849 - 1906
LA SORTIE DU THÉÂTRE
signed Eugène Carrière (lower right)
oil on canvas
10 by 26 in.
25.4 by 66 cm
We would like to thank Véronique Nora-Milin for confirming the authenticity of this lot.
Oil on canvas, lined. The picture surface is in generally good condition aside from minor surface dirt. Under UV light, the varnish fluoresces unevenly but there do not appear to be any inpaints visible.
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.
Ivan Loiseau (son-in-law of the painter)
Sale: Christie's, London, July 3, 1979, lot 32, illustrated
Acquired at the above sale
Roslyn Harbor, New York, Nassau County Museum of Art, Art and Entertainment, November 18, 2007-February 3, 2008