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M. C. ESCHER | RIPPLED SURFACE (B./K./L./W. 367)

Estimate:

18,000

to
- 24,000 USD

M. C. ESCHER | RIPPLED SURFACE (B./K./L./W. 367)

M. C. ESCHER | RIPPLED SURFACE (B./K./L./W. 367)

Estimate:

18,000

to
- 24,000 USD

Property of a Private American Collector

M. C. ESCHER

1898 - 1972

RIPPLED SURFACE (B./K./L./W. 367)


Linoleum cut printed in black and grey-brown, 1950, signed in pencil and inscribed 'eigen druk', on laid Japan paper, framed

image: 260 by 320 mm 10¼ by 12⅝ in

sheet: 317 by 375 mm 12½ by 14¾ in

With wide margins, in good condition apart from pale mat-stain, darkest in upper margin. A few small fox marks, mostly in the margins. (An inconspicuous vertical crease along left sheet edge.)


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.