WILLIAM CLIFT | 'PORTRAIT, GEORGIA O'KEEFFE'
'PORTRAIT, GEORGIA O'KEEFFE'
mounted, signed William Clift in the margin and on the overmat, titled Portrait, Georgia O'Keeffe, annotated extensively, and dated 1981 in pencil on the mount, framed
gelatin silver print
9 ½ by 6 ¾ inches
(24.1 by 17.2 cm)
Executed in 1981.
This gelatin silver print is in generally excellent condition. Upon close examination under high raking light, a few scattered pinpoint-sized deposits of indeterminate nature are visible. There are small linear impressions in the lower margins.
'Print #12' and '6" 11/16" x 9 7/16"' are written in pencil on the mount.
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.
Acquired by the present owner from the above
Barbara Haskell, ed., Georgia O’Keeffe: Works on Paper, Santa Fe, New Mexico, 1985, p. 94, illustrated
Georgia O’Keeffe, Tokyo, 1988, p. 89, illustrated
Jack Cowart, Juan Hamilton, and Sarah Greenough, Georgia O’Keeffe: Art and Letters, Washington, D. C., 1990, frontispiece, illustrated