1881 - 1973
LES PAUVRES (BLOCH 3; BAER 4)
Etching, 1905, from the edition of 250 on Van Gelder wove paper (total edition includes 27 or 29 impressions on vieux japon), from the Saltimbanques suite, framed
plate: 236 by 180 mm 9¼ by 7⅛ in
sheet: 493 by 321 mm 19⅜ by 12⅝ in
With wide margins, the print is in good condition apart from slightly uneven discoloration and some fox marks in the margins and on the verso.
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.
Ex coll. Jeanne Oosting and with her inkstamp in the lower right corner (not in Lugt)