1903 - 1988
FLOWERS FOR THE PULPIT
signed Gwathmey (lower center)
oil on canvas
20 by 16 inches
(50.8 by 40.6 cm)
The canvas is unlined and there is minor frame abrasion at edges. Under UV: although some pigments fluoresce, they appear to be the artist's original work.
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.
Terry Dintenfass, Inc., New York
Private collection, New York (acquired from the above, 1962; sold: Sotheby's, New York, December 1, 2011, lot 111)
Acquired by the present owner at the above sale