Property from an Important Private Swedish Collection
1896 - 1987
LE GÉNIE DE L'ÉSPÈCE (SAPHIRE 84)
Drypoint and engraving printed in sanguine, 1942, printing with plate tone, signed in pencil, numbered 22/30, published by Buchholz Gallery, New York, on wove paper, framed
plate: 368 by 274mm 14½ by 10¾in
sheet: 504 by 383mm 19⅞ by 15⅛in
With wide margins, in good condition, pale uneven paper discoloration, some minute fox marks in the margins, framed.
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.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE.