pencil on paper
25 by 31.5cm.; 9¾ by 12¼in.
The sheet has been fully laid down on to a secondary sheet of paper. These two sheets are slightly bowed, and undulate very slightly, notably towards the edges. The upper edge is uneven. The sheet is time stained, in line with the present mount. There are one or two spots of foxing. There is some light surface dirt. This excepting the work appears to be in good overall condition.
The sheet is window mounted and is held behind glass in a simple wooden frame.
Please telephone the department on +44 (0) 207 293 6424 if you have any questions regarding the present work.
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.
Crane Kalman Gallery, London and Manchester, where acquired by Mr and Mrs Gibson, December 1968, by whom bequeathed to the family of the present owner and thence by descent