ALBERT BIERSTADT  | MOUNTAIN LANDSCAPE
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ALBERT BIERSTADT | MOUNTAIN LANDSCAPE

Estimate: 40,000 - 60,000 USD

ALBERT BIERSTADT | MOUNTAIN LANDSCAPE

Estimate: 40,000 - 60,000 USD

Lot Sold:37,500USD

Lot Details

Description

ALBERT BIERSTADT

1830 - 1902

MOUNTAIN LANDSCAPE


signed ABierstadt (lower left)

oil on paper laid down on card

13 ½ by 18 ½ inches

(34.3 by 47 cm)


We thank Melissa Webster Speidel, President of the Bierstadt Foundation and Director of the Albert Bierstadt catalogue raisonné project, for her assistance in the cataloguing of this lot. 

Condition Report

There is minor frame abrasion at edges and the surface of the work appears to be slightly dirty. There is a 2 inch horizontal repaired tear extending from lower left edge and 2 one inch vertical repaired tears extending from bottom edge at center. Under UV: there is inpainting to address frame abrasion and there is a spot in the whit water near lower left edge.


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.

Cataloguing

Provenance

Estate of Dr. Simon Stone

Wildenstein & Co., New York

First National Bank of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, 1969 (acquired from the above)

Acquired by the present owner from the above

American Art
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