1863 - 1944
ATTRACTION II (W. 20; S. 18)
Etching and drypoint printed in greyish black, 1895, Woll's variation II of IV, signed in pencil, also signed by the printer Otto Felsing, inscribed 'Berlin gdr.', on sturdy Japan paper, framed
plate: 269 by 339mm 10⅝ by 13⅜in
sheet: 337 by 465mm 13¼ by 18¼in
With wide margins, in good condition, with traces of pale staining in the margins, the verso discolored, with other minor defects along the sheet edges (associated with previous mounting), framed.
(Soft pressure marks at upper left and right corners associated with hinging).
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.
Ex. coll. Staedt Kunstmuseum, Düsseldorf (their stamp on the mount verso, not in Lugt); Harald Holst Halvorsen, Kunst & Antikvitetshandel (his gallery stamp on the mount verso, not in Lugt)