1881 - 1973
MINOTAURE AVEUGLE GUIDÉ PAR UNE PETITE FILLE AU PIGEON (B. 224; BA. 436)
Etching, 1934, signed in pencil, from the total edition of 310, plate 95 from the Vollard suite, on Montval laid paper with the Vollard watermark, printed by Lacourière, published by Vollard, Paris, framed
plate: 227 by 313 mm 9 by 12¼ in
sheet: 341 by 449 mm 13⅜ by 17⅝ in
With full margins, the print is in good condition apart from very faint discoloration at the sheet edges, an occasional tiny fox mark and two small paper imperfections in the margins. (Traces of faint surface soiling 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.