1869 - 1954
GRANDE VIERGE (DUTHUIT 648)
Lithograph, 1950-51, inscribed épreuve exposition in blue ink, on chine appliqué on Arches wove paper (as issued), with the Succ. Ateliers Mourlot inkstamp verso (not in Lugt), framed
sheet: 496 by 500mm 19½ by 19⅝in
support sheet: 649 by 560mm 25½ by 22in
The full sheet, in good condition, pale paper discoloration (darkest at sheet edges), the support sheet with a short tear at left sheet edge (measuring approx. 5mm), some minute fox marks, a few small pale water stains at right sheet edge, some slight creasing at sheet edges, 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.