STUDY FOR GOYA SERIES: TO DO WITH
a unique object, gelatin silver print mounted to graph paper with collaged printed text and tape, signed, dated '97,' and partially titled in pencil on the mount, the whole mounted again to board, framed, a Margo Leavin Gallery label on the reverse, 1997
Overall 17 by 14 in. (43.2 by 35.6 cm.)
This unique object is in overall excellent condition. There is a soft impression near the left edge of the photograph. There is a deposit of indeterminate nature at the upper edge of the graph paper, which is gently rippled. There are blue pencil marks near the upper left corner of the photograph.
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.
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Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, 2006
Los Angeles, Margo Leavin Gallery, John Baldessari: Goya Series, April - May 1997