1881 - 1973
MINOTAURE AVEUGLE GUIDÉ PAR UNE FILLETTE DANS LA NUIT (B. 225; BA. 437)
Aquatint and drypoint, 1934, from la suite Vollard, a fine, rich impression, signed in pencil, from the total edition of 310, printed by Lacouriére, published by Ambroise Vollard, Paris, on Montval laid paper with the Vollard watermark, framed
plate: 250 by 348mm 9¾ by 13¾in
sheet: 340 by 444mm 13⅜ by 17½in
With full margins (a deckle at left and right sheet edges), in good condition, very pale paper discoloration, the verso with two small areas of adhesive staining associated with previous hinging at upper sheet edge, 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.