Sold Without Reserve
Property of a Lady
EDOUARD EDMOND DOIGNEAU
1865 - 1954
YOUNG WOMAN ON A TERRACE
signed E.E. DOIGNEAU, dated 1900 and inscribed à Mlle E. Martigny (lower left)
watercolor and gouache over pencil on paper
19½ by 11½ in.
49.5 by 29.2 cm
Watercolor and gouache over pencil on paper. Light staining. There are scattered minor creases and rippling from handling. The edges are slightly uneven. There is surface dirt and dust and scattered dots of discoloration and foxing. Brown paper tape around the borders verso. Ready to hang in its current state.
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.