1876 - 1953
UNTITLED (EVENING ELEGANCE)
signed EVERETT SHINN and dated 1923 (lower left)
watercolor, crayon and pencil on paperboard
20 ¾ by 28 inches
(52.7 by 71.1 cm)
The sheet appears to be toned and there is some staining along left and right edges. There is a break across the lower right corner that has been reinforced on the reverse and a partial tear at upper left corner. Some pigments appear to be faded.
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.
Private collection, 1950s
By descent to the present owner