'STUDIO OF THE PAINTER (COURBET), PARIS'
mural-sized, toned, mounted, signed, titled, dated, editioned 'AP/3,' and copyrighted in pencil on the reverse, framed, 1990, artist's proof no. 3 in addition to the edition of 15 (Celant, pl. 85)
28½ by 38½ in. (72.4 by 97.8 cm.)
This mural-sized print is in generally excellent condition.
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.
Ned Rifkin, Chorus of Light: Photographs from the Sir Elton John Collection (Atlanta, 2000), p. 196