1878 - 1956
BLOCK 108 AND BLOCK 109 (CAPE COD COTTAGE AND COFFEE POT)
Double-sided woodblock, 1936-37, inked in colors, dated, titled and inscribed 'Blanche Lazzell' in ink along the block edge
overall: 303 by 355 by 23 mm 11⅞ by 14 by ⅞ in
The block is in good condition apart from a few small scratches on both sides and occasional spots of white surface soiling and damp-stain. A 1/2 inch hairline crack in the lower half of the right block edge and spots of minor wear.
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.