BERND AND HILLA BECHER | 'WINDING TOWER, GLENRHONDDA COLLIERY, TREHERBERT, SOUTH WALES GB'
BERND AND HILLA BECHER | 'WINDING TOWER, GLENRHONDDA COLLIERY, TREHERBERT, SOUTH WALES GB'
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BERND AND HILLA BECHER | 'WINDING TOWER, GLENRHONDDA COLLIERY, TREHERBERT, SOUTH WALES GB'

Estimate: 10,000 - 15,000 USD

BERND AND HILLA BECHER | 'WINDING TOWER, GLENRHONDDA COLLIERY, TREHERBERT, SOUTH WALES GB'

Estimate: 10,000 - 15,000 USD

Lot Details

Description

BERND AND HILLA BECHER

1931-2007 and 1934-2015

'WINDING TOWER, GLENRHONDDA COLLIERY, TREHERBERT, SOUTH WALES GB'


ferrotyped, signed, titled, and dated in pencil on the reverse, framed, 1966, printed later, no. 2 in an edition of 5

22⅝ by 18 in. (57.5 by 47.2 cm.)

Condition Report

This ferrotyped print is in generally excellent condition. As is typical of ferrotyped prints, a general unevenness of the glossy surface and occasional pitting are visible upon close inspection. The print is gently rippled along the upper edge. There is a linear impression at the lower right corner. On the reverse are the following annotations in pencil: 'BHB 822 2/5.'


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.

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Provenance

Sonnabend, New York, circa 2005

Photographs
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