ELIZABETH MURRAY | EMBRACEABLE
Property from the Estate of Barbara R. Caplan
1940 - 2007
signed, titled and dated 1999 on the reverse
oil on canvas
67 by 65 in. 170.2 by 165.1 cm.
This work is in very good condition overall. There is evidence of light handling and wear to the edges with associated abrasions to the right vertical edge. Under extremely close inspection there are some fine cracks to the thicker areas of impasto. 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.
Pace Gallery, New York
Collection of Barbara R. Caplan, New York (acquired from the above)
Thence by descent to the present owner