Sold Without Reserve
STYLE OF GEORGE ARMFIELD
SPANIEL IN A LANDSCAPE
oil on canvas
17 by 20 ⅞ in.; 43.2 by 53.2 cm
Examined in its frame. Oil on canvas, lined. Generally fair condition, aside from surface dirt and dust; yellowed varnish; an extremely few isolated dents; and faint craquelure. Under UV: heavy, old varnish fluoresces green. A very few fine retouches on the dog's fur and in the background at lower right. Older, brushy restoration in the sky at upper left and upper center. Offered in in a gold frame with floral motifs. Ready to hang in its current state.
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.