1890 - 1976
LA BOITE À PANDORE (MARTIN/HERMANN/KRAUS 147)
Glass ampoule contained in a wooden box mounted to a brown felt plaque, 1970, initialed in ink and numbered 2/9 on a paper slip behind the ampoule, published by Sergio Tosi, Milan, framed
overall: 362 by 312 by 29 mm 14¼ by 12¼ by 1⅛ in
The multiple is in good condition apart from a small spot of surface soiling on the wooden box at right. A few spots of slight wear to the felt along the outer edges of the plaque and on the verso.
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.
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