AL GHADAB AL SATÉ
signed Irani and dated 1969 in Arabic
42 by 124cm.; 16½ by 48¾in.
This work is in good condition. There are previous mounting holes visible upon closer inspection which are filled up. There is a small drip mark on lower right. There is no restoration apparent when viewed under the UV light.
The catalogue illustration is accurate; however the overall tonality is darker in the original work.
"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."
Private Collection, Beirut
Acquired directly from the above by the present owner in the early 1990s