Property of a Private American Collector
M. C. ESCHER
1898 - 1972
PLANE FILLING II (B./K./L./W. 422)
Lithograph, 1957, signed in pencil and numbered 30/56, on wove paper, framed
image: 315 by 370 mm 12⅜ by 14⅝ in
sheet: 425 by 477 mm 16 ¾ by 18 ¾ in
With wide margins, in good condition apart from faint, slightly uneven discoloration and handling creases, mostly in the margins. The left margin with very pale damp-staining, just touching the image in spots and two small tears in the sheet edge. (The sheet curling up slightly at left and right.)
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.