1887 - 1985
MÉGACLÈS RECONNAIT SA FILLE PENDANT LE FESTIN (MOURLOT 347)
Lithograph printed in colours, 1961, from Daphnis et Chloé, signed in pencil, numbered 27/60 (there was also an unsigned book edition of 250), on Arches wove paper, unframed
image: 470 by 638mm 16½ by 25⅛in
sheet: 540 by 760mm 21¼ by 29⅞in
With wide margins (the sheet trimmed slightly unevenly by approx. 3mm at left and upper sheet edges), the colours somewhat faded, otherwise in good condition, very pale light-staining, the verso with minor backboard-staining, some very slight skinning and adhesive-staining at sheet edges verso associated with previous hinging, 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.