Property from an American Private Collection
ANNE ESTELLE RICE
titled, dated and signed: "Pink House" 1913/ Anne Estelle Rice
oil on board
36.5 by 45cm., 14¼ by 17¾in.
The board is providing a good stable support. There are areas of craquelure visible, notably in the upper left quadrant with some other areas elsewhere. Otherwise the work appears to be in original condition.
UV light inspection reveals no evidence of any retouching or restoration.
Held in a simple gilt frame.
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. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
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Gloria Rosales, Long Island, New York
Gaston & Sheehan Auctioneers, Texas, 3 March 2015, lot 67;
Private collection, United States