Galerie Kosak Hall, Vienna Herald St Gallery, London (acquired from the above in 2005) Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2006
London, Herald St Gallery, Pablo Bronstein, February - March 2005 London, Saatchi Gallery, Newspeak: British Art Now, May - October 2010, p. 44, illustrated in colour
“When I draw, I go to quite complicated places in my head; I expunge anxieties, panics, fears, nightmares. And then, when I look at the page, the drawing has just sort of happened.” Pablo Bronstein ‘In The Studio: Pablo Bronstein’, Art in America, February 2014, online resource
The colours in the catalogue illustration are fairly accurate although the overall tonality is warmer and the frame is a lighter shade of brown in the original.
This work is in very good and original condition. The sheet undulates slightly and all collaged elements are stable. "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. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."