PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF BRIAN P. BURNS
DARIUS JOSEPH MACEGAN
LA TOUR EIFFEL
signed and dated l.l.: MacEgan 1925
oil on board
25.5 by 21cm., 10 by 8¼in.
The board is sound and the work appears in good overall condition.
Under ultra-violet light, there appears to be no signs of retouching.
Held in a gilt-molded frame, ready to hang.
"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. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."
Collection of F. K. Ryan, friend and patron of the artist, thence by descent;
Whyte's, Dublin, 16 September 2003, lot 159
Dublin Sketching Club, 1925, no.199