ATTRIBUTED TO CARL WILHELM DE HAMILTON | STUDIES OF TULIPS, WITH A MOTH AND CATERPILLAR
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ATTRIBUTED TO CARL WILHELM DE HAMILTON
1668 - 1754
STUDIES OF TULIPS, WITH A MOTH AND CATERPILLAR
gouache and watercolor on vellum
12 ⅜ by 9 ⅝ in.; 315 by 244 mm
Hinge mounted to an old decorative mount. There is some minor buckling and evidence of surface dirt to the sheet. The work itself remains in predominantly good condition, with the colors fresh and vibrant throughout. Sold in a giltwood frame.
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.