VELKA LOMNICA (GYPSY COUPLE)
signed in ink in the margin, 1966, printed later (Gypsies, unpaginated; Koudelka, pl. 43)
9¼ by 14⅛ in. (23.5 by 35.9 cm.)
This photograph, on double-weight paper with a slightly pebbled surface, is in generally excellent condition. The margins are very slightly yellowed at the periphery of the image. There is faint rubbing in the lower margin where it was covered by the mat. The margin corners are bumped.
On the reverse are 2 lines of extremely minor soiling.
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.
Acquired from the photographer, 1984