1905 - 1988
MAN, THREE VIEWS
signed Jared French (lower left)
ink and wash on paper
image: 8⅛x 7⅝ in.; 20.6 x 19.4 cm
sheet: 11¾x 10 in.; 29.8 x 25.4 cm
Executed circa 1945.
The sheet is hinged to its support at two places along the reverse top edge. The sheet appears toned overall and there is mat burn along the edges. The sheet has uneven edges and there is a loss at the extreme upper left corner. There are tape remnants from a previous mounting at the extreme upper right corner and along the reverse bottom edge. There are additional artist's markings in the margins beneath the mat.
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.
Midtown Galleries, New York
Julian Hartnoll, London (sold: Sotheby's, New York, December 18, 1991, lot 355)
Midtown Payson Galleries, New York (acquired at the above sale)
Marisa del Re Gallery, Inc., New York
Robert C. Wooley, New York (sold: Sotheby's, New York, January 25, 1997, lot 203)
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner
New York, Midtown Payson Galleries, The Rediscovery of Jared French, April-June 1992