Property from the Collection of Michael and Renee Silverstein
forged and patinated steel
signed ALBERT PALEY and dated 2008
121 1/2 x 50 1/4 x 21 in. (308.6 x 127.6 x 53.3 cm)
Overall in excellent condition. This monumental sculpture with great presence when viewed in person is comprised of 6 metal pieces which easily assemble. As pictured in the catalogue photography, the patinated metal surface presents with great variety in texture and coloration throughout. The metal with very light oxidation throughout, consistent with age and scattered, very minimal white house paint marks which are not visually distracting.
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.