Property of a Gentleman
JEAN CHARLES CAZIN
1841 - 1901
A WINDMILL IN AN EARLY AUTUMN LANDSCAPE
signed C Cazin (lower right)
oil on canvas
21¼ by 25⅝ in.
54 by 65.1 cm
Lined. Minor surface dirt and dust and scattered pin dot accretions. Vertical craquelure scattered in the sky. Under UV: varnish fluoresces green. A few possible older, small retouches in the sky near the upper left and upper right corners. 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.
Sale: Christie's, New York, December 16, 1978, lot 57, illustrated