1898 - 1962
MADELINE IN ROME
signed Bemelmans (lower right)
mixed media on paperboard laid down on board
26 ¼ by 39 ½ inches
(66.7 by 100.3 cm)
The board is slightly bowed and there are minor creases at corners. The sheet appears to be lightly toned and there are some scattered accretions.
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, late 1950s (acquired from the above)
By descent to the present owner