Property from the Collection of Carolyn & Roger Horchow, Dallas, Texas
1877 - 1946
Lily and Bird
signed Joseph Stella (lower right)
colored pencil, gouache and silverpoint on paper
28 1/2 by 22 1/2 inches
(72.4 by 57.2 cm)
The sheet is hinged to its support at two places along the reverse top edge. There is mat burn along the extreme edges and some scattered staining in the margins. There appear to be some pindots of foxing in the background.
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.