Property from a Private Collection in Europe
1894 - 1962
signed Mané-Katz (upper left)
painted in 1935
oil on canvas
29⅛ by 23⅝ in.
74 by 60 cm.
Overall this work is in very good condition. Canvas is not relined. No retouching is apparent when viewed under UV light.
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.
Sale: Ben-Ami Art Auctioneers, Tel Aviv, April 25, 1991, lot
Purchased from the above by the present owner
Robert S. Aries & Jacques O'Hana, Mane-Katz, 1894-1962: The Complete Works, vol. II, London, 1970, p. 42, no. 143, illustrated