NORMAN WILFRED LEWIS
1909 - 1979
RED AND BLUE CLOUD LIKE
signed Norman Lewis and dated 11-21-60 (lower right)
oil on paper
image: 25 ⅝ by 19 ½ inches (65 by 49.5 cm)
sheet: 26 by 20 inches (66 by 50.8 cm)
The sheet is hinged to the support at two places along reverse of the top edge. There is minor mat burn at the extreme edges.
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.
Essie Green Gallery, New York
Sold: Benefit Sale, North Carolina Central University, Durham, North Carolina
Acquired by the present owner from the above, circa 1995