STUDIES FOR HOLOGRAMS (A-E) (CORDES 1-5)
The complete portfolio, comprising five screenprints in black and yellow-green, 1970, each signed in black ball-point pen, dated and numbered 9/150 (total edition includes ten artist's proofs), on Kromekote paper, printed by Aetna Studios, published by Castelli Graphics, New York, framed (5 prints)
images: 518 by 661 mm 20⅜ by 26 in
sheets: 660 by 661 mm 26 by 26 in
The prints are in generally good condition except the colors are attenuated. Each sheet with very pale discoloration, minor surface soiling and occasional handling creases and associated scuffs. Three sheets with a few touched-in scratches and three with a few tiny tears at the sheet edges, some with associated creases. (d) with some printing imperfections in the black. (a) and (d) with small pressure marks, primarily at the sheet edges. Two sheets with some fox marks on the verso, a few showing slightly through. (Each with hinges pressing slightly through along top sheet edge.)
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.