1923 - 1971
MADAME ALIX GRÈS, FOR HARPER'S BAZAAR, 1964
tirage argentique des années 1970
crédité et annoté au crayon par Neil Selkirk avec tampon 'Silver Mountain Foundation, Inc.' au verso
silver print, printed 1970s
credited and annotated in pencil by Neil Selkirk with 'Silver Mountain Foundation, Inc.' stamp on the reverse
image: 9 ⅞ x 9 ⅝ in.; 25 x 24,5 cm
feuille / sheet: 14 x 10 ⅞ in.; 35,5 x 27,5 cm
This silver print is in good to very good condition. Corners very slightly bumped and a tiny loss of superior layer to upper left corner, away from image. A few faint handling marks across print, and especially in the lower margin, two slightly more pronounced near left and right edges, and one light pressure mark in center of print, all of wich only visible in raking 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. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
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Kunsthaus Lempertz, Cologne, November 2, 2002, lot 146
Private collection, Germany