GEORGIA O'KEEFFE | UNTITLED (LIGHTHOUSE)
1887 - 1986
signed with initials G.T.OK. (lower right)
watercolor and pencil on paper
5 ⅝ by 7 ½ inches
(14.3 by 19.1 cm)
Executed circa 1902.
The sheet is affixed to its support at all four corners and the lower edge is irregularly cut. Original artist pinholes are present at the center of each edge. There appear to be a few pindots of possible foxing along the lower edge and a 1/8 inch diagonal scuff at the extreme upper edge right of center.
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. 2, p. 29, illustrated