Description: oil on canvas laid on board
Dimensions: 50 by 40cm., 19½ by 15¾
Medium: oil on canvas laid on board
Condition Report: Oil on canvas laid on board. The board is flat and even. There is some rubbing along the framing edge, mostly covered by the frame. Ultra-violet light reveals traces of old discoloured varnish which make it difficult to see possible retouching, with the exception of some old strokes along the lower centre edge. The work is overall in good condition and ready to hang. Presented in a gilt frame.
"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."
Saleroom Notice: Please note this work is oil on canvas laid on board and not as stated in the printed catalogue.
Provenance: Acquired from the artist by the mother of the present owner in 1974; thence by descent
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