UNTITLED (DOLLS ON CADILLAC, MEMPHIS)
dye-transfer print, a plate from 10 D.70.V2 (Hamburg, 1996, an edition of 15), signed in ink in the margin, the portfolio/copyright/reproduction rights/Eggleston Artistic Trust stamp, signed by William J. Eggleston, III, the photographer's son, in ink, and with title, date, edition 'Vol II 6/15,' and medium in pencil on the reverse, framed, a Galleri Riis stamp and a typed label on the reverse, 1973, printed in 1996 (Los Alamos, p. 41; Ancient and Modern, p. 47)
11⅛ by 18 in. (28.3 by 45.7 cm.)
This dye-transfer print is in generally excellent condition. The colors remain bright and saturated, with no apparent fading. The margins are faintly darkened where they were covered by a mat, and the upper and lower margin edges are very gently rippled.
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.
Galleri Riis, Oslo, 2002