signed and dated 1991 (lower centre); titled (on the reverse of panel 1); 14 Panels
tropical hardwoods and tempera
71 by 141cm., 28 by 55½in.
All surface irregularities, chips, scratches and nicks are in keeping with the artist's working process and choice of materials. Removable light detritus within grooves. Areas of minor surface loss to painted surfaces. The work appears to be in very good to excellent condition.
Colours are true to the catalogue illustration.
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"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.
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New York City, Skoto Gallery, El Anatsui and Sol LeWitt, June-July 1996