Property of a Gentleman
SIR EDWARD COLEY BURNE-JONES, BT., A.R.A., R.W.S.
1833 - 1898
pencil and white chalk on brown paper
23 by 21.5cm., 9 by 8½in.
This drawing is in very good condition. The paper is flat and there are no obvious condition issues. The drawing is ready to be hung.
This drawing is contained in a simple gilt wooden frame 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.
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."
Christie's, London, 22 May 1990, lot 186
This is a study a bronze relief made in 1879 for George Howard, 9th Earl of Carlisle as a memorial to his father at Lanercost Priory in Cumbria.