1887 - 1986
SMALL HILLS NEAR ALCALDE
signed Georgia O'Keeffe- (on the backing board)
pencil on paper
7 ⅛ by 10 inches
(18.1 by 25.4 cm)
Executed in 1929-30.
The sheet is unmounted. The upper edge of the sheet is perforated and there two pindots of possible surface accretion in the sky at the extreme upper edge. There is a pindot of possible foxing in the sky at upper center above the hill.
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.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.
By descent to the present owner
Barbara Buhler Lynes, Georgia O'Keeffe: Catalogue Raisonné, vol. I, New Haven, Connecticut, 1999, no. 692, p. 416, illustrated