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BRIDGET RILEY | MAY 28 (REVISED VERSION OF MAY 27) BASSACS ‘94

Artist's Resale Right

Estimate:

30,000 - 50,000 GBP

BRIDGET RILEY | MAY 28 (REVISED VERSION OF MAY 27) BASSACS ‘94

BRIDGET RILEY | MAY 28 (REVISED VERSION OF MAY 27) BASSACS ‘94

Estimate:

30,000 - 50,000 GBP

Lot sold:

250,000

GBP

BRIDGET RILEY

b.1931

MAY 28 (REVISED VERSION OF MAY 27) BASSACS ‘94


signed, titled, dated '94 twice and inscribed

gouache on paper

sheet: 66 by 87cm.; 26 by 34¼in.

The sheet is attached to the mount with tabs of adhesive tape at intervals to the extreme edges. There are one or two tiny specks of dust. This excepting, the work appears in excellent overall condition with strong, fresh vivid colours throughout.


The work is floated and held behind glass in a wooden box 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."

Acquired circa 2000 by the present owner

'Being an artist does mean knowing something about oneself … The way in which you do that is through working.' (Bridget Riley, 2008)