1859 - 1941
SUMMER IN VARENNA, ITALY
signed P Mônsted., inscribed Varenna, and dated 1921 (lower right)
oil on canvas
15¾ by 23 in.
40 by 58.4 cm
Original unlined condition. The surface appears bright and clean. Very minor abrasion in the upper left and lower left corners. Under UV: varnish faintly fluoresces green. No apparent issues.
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.
Georg Kleis Kunsthandel, Copenhagen (according to a label on the reverse)
Sale: Bruun Rasmussen, Copenhagen, November 19, 2008, lot 270, illustrated
Acquired circa 2016