Property of a Private American Collector
M. C. ESCHER
1898 - 1972
BELVEDERE (B./K./L./W. 426)
Lithograph, 1958, signed in pencil and inscribed 'proef druk I', on wove paper, framed
image: 462 by 295 mm 18¼ by 11⅝ in
sheet: 570 by 395 mm 22⅜ by 15½ in
With wide margins, in good condition apart from pale mat-stain.
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.