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Arthur John Elsley
1861 - 1952
signed and dated Arthur J. Elsley/ 1907 (lower left)
oil on canvas
canvas: 42¼ by 59¾ in.; 107.4 by 152 cm
framed: 54¼ by 72¼ in; 138 by 183.5 cm
Please contact department for condition report.
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.