THOMAS FORSTER | PORTRAIT OF A GENTLEMAN
Fl. late 17th, early 18th century
PORTRAIT OF A GENTLEMAN
Plumbago on vellum, verre eglomisé mount, stained fruit-wood frame;
signed and dated: TForster / delin / 1705
101 by 80 mm.
In generally good order, some staining to the extreme right margin.
"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."
Mrs Felton Mathew;
Mrs Agatha Thornycroft;
Mrs Robert Tritton;
her executor's sale, London, Christie's, 12 July 1983, lot 530