1893 - 1983
L'EXILÉ NOIR (D. 497)
Etching with aquatint and carborundum printed in colours, 1969, signed in pencil, numbered 25/50, published by Maeght éditeur, Paris, on chiffon de Mandeure wove paper, unframed
sheet: 1055 by 680mm 41½ by 26¾in
The full sheet, printed to the edges, in good condition apart from a few slight scuffs in the black ink, a few nicks at sheet edges, pale uneven paper discoloration (mostly at sheet edges), occasional handling creases, a few small areas of skinning in the margins, unframed.
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.