W. GRAHAM ROBERTSON
W. GRAHAM ROBERTSON, WALTER HILEY, AND THEIR DOG MOUTON
Cabinet card photograph by H. S. Mendelssohn, London
6 5/8 x 4 1/4 in.; 16.8 x 10.7 cm
Condition as described in catalogue entry.
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.
"W. G. R. with His First Friend, Walter Hiley, and Mouton" (note affixed to verso of photograph). According to a printed notice that accompanies the photograph, Walter Henry Theodore Hiley was born in 1864 and died 28 August 1886 at 23 Rutland Gate S.W. When this photograph was taken Robertson was no more than twenty and Hiley no more than twenty-two.