California Straight Ahead: Property from the Collection of Dr. David Sanders and Prof. Jesse Dukeminier
ARNOLD NEWMAN | 'IGOR STRAVINSKY N. Y. C.'
Estimate: 5,000 - 7,000 USD
'IGOR STRAVINSKY N. Y. C.'
signed, titled, dated, and copyrighted in pencil in the margin, mounted, the photographer's studio/copyright/reproduction rights stamp on the reverse, framed, an Andrew Smith Gallery label on the reverse, 1946, printed later (Five Decades, pl. 61)
9¼ by 18½ in. (23.5 by 47 cm.)
This print is in generally excellent condition. Upon close examination in raking light, the following are visible: scattered deposits of original retouching; some slight undulation in the upper right margin corner; and a very faint quarter-inch impression in the center left portion of the image. The edges of the print are very slightly chipped and the corners are bumped.
'AN/1060' is written in an unidentified hand in pencil on the reverse.
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.
Andrew Smith Gallery, Santa Fe, 1997