Property from an Important Private Collection, Chicago
1887 - 1985
TRIBUTE TO THE EIFFEL TOWER (M. 416)
Lithograph printed in colors, 1964, signed in pencil and inscribed 'épreuve d'artiste VI/XXV', an artist's proof aside from the numbered edition of 50, on Arches wove paper, framed
image: 622 by 470 mm 24½ by 18½ in
sheet: 760 by 535 mm 29⅞ by 21 in
With full margins, in good condition apart from faint light-stain and several minute speckled brown accretions in the upper margin. The verso with a couple faint finger marks at upper left and a small area of surface soiling along the lower 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.
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