CHARLES SORLIER AFTER MARC CHAGALL
1921 - 1990
CARMEN (M. CS. 39)
Lithograph printed in colors, 1967, signed in black crayon and numbered 158/200 (there is also an edition of 150 with text and a poster edition of 3,000), on Arches wove paper, published by the Metropolitan Opera, New York, framed
image: 1005 by 653 mm 39½ by 25¾ in
sheet: 1020 by 663 mm 40⅛ by 26⅛ in
With full margins, in good condition, apart from inconspicuous creasing, mostly near the sheet edges and more apparent on the verso. (The sheet with pale discoloration and a small spot of damp-stain at lower sheet edge, verso.)
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.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.