signed, titled, and dated '1981' and '1982' in pencil and with the photographer's copyright stamp, dated '1983' in pencil, on the reverse, framed, a Matthew Marks Gallery label on the reverse, 1980 (To Make it Home, p. 106)
7⅛ by 6¼ in. (18.1 by 15.9 cm.)
This photograph, on double-weight paper, is in generally excellent condition. When examined closely in raking light, tiny deposits of original retouching are visible.
'RA.0977.Y' 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.
Matthew Marks Gallery, New York, 2003