1893 - 1983
24 ESSAIS (D. 16; SEE C. BKS. 3)
Etching, 1935, signed in pencil and numbered 41/50, on wove paper, printed by Tanneur, published by G. Orobitz, Paris
plate: 311 by 237 mm 12¼ by 9⅜ in
sheet: 318 by 252 mm 12½ by 9⅞ in
With margins, the print is in good condition apart from a tiny paper imperfection and small spot of slight rubbing at upper center and a few small losses along the extreme right sheet edge. The verso with faint discoloration and two skinned spots in the upper corners, one with traces of adhesive residue and an associated tiny tear in the upper deckle.
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.