1883 - 1935
HOUSE AND TREE FORMS
signed C. Demuth. and dated -1916- (lower left)
watercolor and pencil on paper
8 ¼ by 10 ¾ inches
(21 by 27.3 cm)
The sheet is hinged to the support at corners. The sheet appears to be toned and there is mat burn at edges. Some pigments appear to be faded and there are a few pindots of possible foxing.
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.
The Alan Daniel Gallery, New York
George L.K. Morris New York (acquired from the above)
The Downtown Gallery, New York
Sold: Sotheby's New York, March 21, 1974, lot 25
Acquired by the present owner at the above sale
Emily Edna Farnham, Charles Demuth: His Life, Psychology and Works, Ph.D. dissertation, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, 1959, vol. II, no. 172, p. 476