PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF BRIAN P. BURNS
1924 - 1999
THE WEE HOUSE, GWEEDORE
signed l.r.: J. Hoad; titled on the stretcher
oil on canvas
36 by 46cm., 14 by 18in.
Original canvas. The work appears in excellent original condition, ready to hang.
Under ultra-violet light, there appears to be no signs of retouching.
Held in a dark, metallic-coloured wood frame.
"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."
Gorry Gallery, Dublin, where purchased by Brian P. Burns in 1991
Dublin, Gorry Gallery, Jeremiah Hoad: Paintings from the West of Ireland, May 1991, no.5