Sold Without Reserve
Property from the Collection of Robert M. Edsel
1849 - 1928
LA ROUTE AUX ARBRES
signed A. Lebourg (lower left)
charcoal and wash on paper
16¾ by 24⅛ in.
42.5 by 61.3 cm
The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by François Lespinasse.
Charcoal and wash on paper. Surface dirt and dust and mat and light staining. Scattered handling creases, a horizontal hard crease at upper right; and scattered foxing. A few isolated pin dot losses to the sheet. Nicks, small losses and minor tears scattered at the extreme edges.
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.
Sale: Sotheby's, London, March 24, 1998, lot 225, illustrated
Acquired at the above sale