Lot 160: PABLO PICASSO | Femme nue couchée (B. 273; Ba. 403)
October 28, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Etching, 1934, Baer's B/b of C, a proof aside from the numbered edition of 50, from Lysistrata, on laid paper with a circular watermark, framed
The print is in good condition with full margins. With two pin holes in the blank area in the image at top. Slight mat-stain. A fox mark in the lower margin. Foxing in the lower sheet edge. Purple collector's stamp on the verso has faded.
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.
Provenance: Ex coll. Unidentified oval stamp (verso).
Dimensions: plate: 140 by 248 mm 5 1/2 by 9 3/4 in