The Collector's Eye: Property from the Collection of Dr. M. Wallace and Mrs. Faega Friedman
1922 - 2007
signed, titled twice, and dated 1966 on the reverse
acrylic on canvas
28 by 115¼ in. 71 by 292.7 cm.
framed: 29¼ by 116½ in. 74.3 by 295.9 cm.
This work is in very good condition overall. Under extremely close inspection, 49 inches in from the right edge and 6 inches up from the bottom edge there is a pinpoint pull to the canvas that is painted over and from the time of execution. Under ultraviolet light inspection, there is no evidence of restoration. Framed.
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.
André Emmerich, Inc., New York
Acquired from the above by the present owner in March 1977