Property from a Private Collection in Europe
1920 - 2017
THE GIRL AND THE BUTTERFLY HUNTER
signed Yosl Bergner (lower left); signed Yosl Bergner, titled "The Girl and the Butterfly Hunter" (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
23¾ by 28⅞ in.
60 by 73 cm.
Overall this work is in very good condition. Original canvas. There are a few scattered tiny spots of paint loss and some abrasions on the right edge of the canvas. 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, July 2, 1991, lot 47
Purchased from the above by the present owner