PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF JEAN STEINBERG, NEW YORK
1898 - 1954
TWO WOMEN (STREET WALKERS)
signed REGINALD/MARSH and dated '47 (lower right)
oil on gessoed Masonite
16 by 12 inches
(40.6 by 30.5 cm)
There is frame abrasion with some associated losses at edges and the board is slightly bowed. The surface of the work appears to be dirty with some scattered accretions. Under UV: there is no apparent inpainting.
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 (sold: Sotheby Parke Bernet, September 24, 1970, lot 135)
Private collection (acquired at the above sale)
Schneider Galleries, Mineola, New York
Acquired by the present owner from the above, 1971