Property of a Private American Collector
M. C. ESCHER
1898 - 1972
DAY AND NIGHT (B./K./L./W. 303)
Woodcut printed in grey and black, 1938, signed in pencil and inscribed 'eigen druk', on tissue-thin Japan paper, framed
image: 391 by 677 mm 15⅜ by 26⅝ in
sheet: 480 by 771 mm 18⅞ by 30¼ in
The print is in good condition, with wide margins. (Pale mat-stain and an occasional soft crease.)
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.