Lot 31: MAHMOUD SAID | Le Retour de Pêche
October 20, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: oil on cardboard
Condition: This work is in very good condition. Some faint craquelure to the central right section of the painting. A minor restoration to the craquelure in that same area is noticeable under the UV light. The work can benefit from being reframed. Colours: The colours in the catalogue illustration are fairly accurate, with the original work being more vivid, bright and crisp.
"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.
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Collection of Mr. Georges Loiseau, Paris (acquired in the 1960s)
Thence by Descent
Dimensions: 35.5 by 37cm.; 14 by 14 1/2 in.
Medium: oil on cardboard