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Property from the Estate of Ingrid Hutton






signed with initials in Cyrillic and dated 1989 l.r.; further bearing a dedication in Cyrillic on the reverse and a Leonard Hutton Galleries label on the backing board

gouache and pastel on card

Sheet: 19¾ by 16in., 50 by 40.5cm

Framed: 28¾ by 24¾in., 73 by 63cm

The card has bowed very slightly. Faint creasing and handling marks are visible at the edges and there is light wear to the corners. There are a few light scuffs and scratches to the surface, one of which has resulted in a fleck of paint loss in the black in the lower left quadrant. There is a light layer of surface dirt. The card is hinged to the mount with tape in two places at the top edge. Held behind glass in a black-painted frame.

The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

The artist

Leonard Hutton Galleries, New York