Property of a Private Collector
Morton Livingston Schamberg
1881 - 1918
signed indistinctly (upper left)
pastel, chalk and pencil on paper
5 1/4 by 8 1/4 inches
(13.3 by 21 cm)
Executed circa 1916.
The paper is hinged to its support at two places along the reverse top edge. The lower edge is irregularly cut and there are minor handling creases at the upper left and lower left corners. There is a 1-inch repaired tear along the lower right edge and there is a natural rippling to the sheet inherent to the mounting.
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.