André Emmerich Gallery, New York Collection of Werner H. Boeninger, Los Angeles L.A. Louver, Venice Collection of Robert A. Rowan, Pasadena (acquired from the above in December 1992) Acquired from the above by the present owner
Washington, D.C., Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Drawings 1974 - 1984, March - May 1984, cat. no. 58, p. 115, illustrated
This work is in very good condition overall. The paper is slightly discolored at the extreme edges, particularly on the left edge which has evidence of previous adhesive. Under very close inspection, three minor pinpoint and unobtrusive spots of discoloration are visible in the lower left. The sheet is hinged verso to the mat intermittently along the edges. 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.