Property from a Private Collection
DAME LAURA KNIGHT, R.A., R.W.S. | Admission 3D; Goliath
4,000 - 6,000 GBP
DAME LAURA KNIGHT, R.A., R.W.S.
Admission 3D; Goliath
both signed l.r.: Laura Knight
both coloured chalks and pencil
each 36 by 25cm., 14 by 10in.
Both drawings are flat in the mounts and not laid down. The paper is slightly dirty and there is a line of discolouration at the left side of 'Goliath' just to the left of hius hat. 'Admission 3D' is uneven and discoloured at the edges.
Both drawings are contained in simple black frames with a clean mount and under glass.
"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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Admission 3D - Christie's, London, 4 October 1982, lot 51, where purchased by the present owner