Property from a Private Collection
1939 - 2004
signed and dated '93; signed, titled and dated '93 on the reverse
oil on linen
40 by 36 in. 101.6 by 91.4 cm.
This work is in very good condition overall. Under very close inspection there is light handling and wear to the edges with associated abrasions to the right vertical edge. Under Ultraviolet light inspection, there is no evidence of restoration. Unframed.
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.
Phyllis Kind Gallery, Chicago
Private Collection (acquired from the above in September 1993)
Thence by descent to the present owner