1881 - 1973
PORTRAIT DE JACQUELINE AU FAUTEUIL (BA. 1054)
Linoleum cut printed in black on thin pink wove paper, 1958, Baer's A of C, the first state of two of the Premier plateau: le Noir, an unrecorded and possibly unique proof on this paper, framed
sheet: 640 by 531 mm 25¼ by 20⅞ in
The print is in good condition except the pink sheet is faded to beige. A repaired tear at lower left with associated surface imperfections and two tiny tears in the left sheet edge, the longer measuring approximately 1/4 inch.
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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