M. C. ESCHER | BOND OF UNION (B./K./L./W. 409)
M. C. ESCHER | BOND OF UNION (B./K./L./W. 409)
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M. C. ESCHER | BOND OF UNION (B./K./L./W. 409)

Estimate: 18,000 - 24,000 USD

M. C. ESCHER | BOND OF UNION (B./K./L./W. 409)

Estimate: 18,000 - 24,000 USD

Lot Sold:22,500USD

Lot Details

Description

Property of a Private American Collector

M. C. ESCHER

1898 - 1972

BOND OF UNION (B./K./L./W. 409)


Lithograph, 1956, signed in pencil and numbered 45/56 II, on wove paper, framed

image: 258 by 333 mm 10⅛ by 13⅛ in

sheet: 381 by 449 mm 15 by 17¾ in

Condition Report

With wide margins, in good condition apart from paper imperfections (creases) at top right corner, evident only on the recto, and a horizontal scuff at bottom right of image, skillfully touched-in. Margins with pale uneven discoloration, some traces of stray ink and a few handling creases. A few pale fox marks, recto and verso. Verso with remains from prior hinging at top corners.


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.

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