A COVEY OF PTARMIGAN
signed and dated l.r.: A. Thorburn/ 1928
watercolour heightened with white
28 by 38cm., 11¼ by 15in.
The sheet has been laid down on board. The work is in excellent condition and colour, and is ready to hang.
Held in a gilt frame with cream mount. Please note that this work has been examined out of its 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.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE.
Commissioned from the artist and gifted to Mr Frederick Lees Esq. in 1928, thence by descent