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Auction Description for Sotheby's: An Artistic Home: The Collection of Aviva & Jacob Baal-Teshuva

An Artistic Home: The Collection of Aviva & Jacob Baal-Teshuva (161 Lots)

by Sotheby's


161 lots with images

December 13, 2016

Timed Auction

New York, NY, USA

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ALEXANDER CALDER | Six Circles

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Description: Executed 'circa' 1940, this work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York, under application number 'A16926', brass and steel wire

Condition Report: This work is in very good and sound condition overall. The surface of the bronze is slightly oxidized.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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GEORGES BRAQUE |

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Description: Ring issued by Heger de Loewenfeld with design from Georges Braque:Inscribed '(c) H. L.' (on the back of the face), stamped 'BIJOUX DE BRAQUE/ IOPHASSA R12/ LP2675', gold, ring size 6 approximately

Condition Report: The ring is in good condition. There are minor handling marks, faint surface scratches and some surface dirt.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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GEORGES BRAQUE | Zette et Calais; Tithonos; Prucris; Antiburée: Four Brooches

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Description: Four brooches issued by Heger de Loewenfeld with designs from Georges Braque:'Tithonos': stamped 'BIJOUX DE BRAQUE/ TITHONOS. ER8/75/ LP2565/ OR750' with French assay and maker's marks, 18k gold, red enamel and green stone; Height: 15/8 in.; 4.2 cm; Length: 3 in.; 7.5 cm'Zete et Calais': stamped 'BIJOUX DE BRAQUE/ ZETE ET CALAIS/ R73/75/ LP2583/ OR750' with French assay and maker's marks; 18k gold and red stone; Height: 11/2 in.; 3.8 cm, Length; 33/8 in.; 8.6 cm'Antiburée': stamped 'BIJOUX DE BRAQUE/ ANTIBUREE EB5/75/ 0R750/ LP2564' with French assay and maker's marks; 18k gold with blue enamel; Height: 13/8 in.; 3.2cm; Length: 21/4 in.; 5.8 cm'Prucris': stamped 'BIJOUX DE BRAQUE/ PRUCRIS/ BL.3/75/ OR750/ LR2658' with French assay and maker's marks; 18k gold and white enamel; Height: 13/8 in.; 3.5cm; Length 17/8 in.; 4.8cm'Tithonos' and 'Zete et Calais' are accompanied by attestations from Heger de Loewenfeld with George Braque's authorisation, dated 1962 and 1963, respectively

Condition Report: The four brooches are in very good overall condition with some light signs of wear including very faint surface scratches. There are no apparent losses to the enamel. The Zete et Calais piece appears to have some tarnishing on the reverse of the right-hand bird, and this bird also has a faintly darker aspect on the front.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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GEORGES BRAQUE | Minos

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Description: Gold chain issued by Heger de Loewenfeld with designs from Georges Braque:Stamped on two links 'BIJOUX DE BRAQUE/ MINOS/ R16/75. LP2648/ OR750' with French assay and maker's marks; 18k gold

Condition Report: The chain is in very good, sound condition with minimal signs of wear or surface dirt.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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GEORGES BRAQUE | Cassiphone: Two Pendants

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Description: Two pendants issued by Heger de Loewenfeld with designs from Georges Braque:One tiger's eye and 18k gold, the other onyx and 18k gold; the tiger's eye piece bearing a gold plaque on the reverse on which is stamped 'BIJOUX DE BRAQUE/ CASSIPHONE/ AG.17/75 LP 2684, with French assay marks

Condition Report: The two pendants are in very good overall condition, there are some light signs of wear, the stones appears smooth with minimal handling marks. There are some halos around the gold faces on the surrounding stone. They both present very well.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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ROY LICHTENSTEIN | Modern Head Brooch

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Description: incised with the artist's signature, date and fabricator 'rf Lichtenstein © 1968 Roy Lichtenstein / For Multiples Inc.' on the reverse, from the edition of unknown size, enamel on metal, published by Multiples Inc., New York

Condition Report: The work is in generally good condition. There are scattered, inconspicuous surface abrasions and dirt on both enamel and metal on the front and minute nicks on the reverse. Mounted as both a pendant and a brooch.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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RICHARD PETTIBONE | Andy Warhol, Liz, 1963

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Description: signed and dated '1967' on the stretcher, acrylic on canvas, in artist's frame

Condition Report: This work is in very good condition overall. There is evidence of light wear and handling to the artist's frame. There is minor cracking along the turning edges of the canvas, which is most noticeable along the bottom edge. There are two media accretions in the grey margin in the lower left quadrant. Under ultraviolet light inspection there is no evidence of restoration. In artist's frame.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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RICHARD PETTIBONE | Andy Warhol, Jackie, 1964

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Description: signed, titled and dated '1968' on the stretcher bar, acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas, in artist's frame

Condition Report: This work is in fair condition overall. There is evidence of light wear and handling to the sides and edges of the artist's frame. There is a small puncture in the surface of the canvas in the middle of the lower right quadrant. In artist's frame.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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YVES KLEIN | Victoire de Samothrace (S9)

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Description: incised with the artist's initials and date '62' on the right wing, numbered '111/175' on the back of the figure, numbered '111/175' on the underside, conceived in 1962 and cast in 1973 by the Flinker Gallery, Paris, this work is number 111 from and edition of 175 plus 25 hors commerce, 25 épreuves d'artiste and 3 copies with specific identifications, dry pigment and synthetic resin on plaster with metal and stone base

Condition Report: This work is in very good and sound condition overall. The surface is bright and fresh. The stone base has yellowed slightly with age.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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YVES KLEIN | Venus Bleue (S41)

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Description: numbered 'HC V/L' on the reverse, conceived in 1962 and executed posthumously in 1982 by the Bonnier Gallery, Geneva, this work is hors-commerce number V from an edition of 300, plus 50 hors-commerce numbered I/L to L/L and 3 copies numbered 001 to 003, dry pigment and synthetic resin on plaster

Condition Report: This work is in very good and sound condition overall. The colors are bright, fresh and clean. Under close inspection there are a few light surface abrasions to the pigment around the figure's neck and multiple finger prints on either side of the figure's torso.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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RENÉ MAGRITTE | Femme en feu ou Femme et le chapeau 

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Description: Signed 'Magritte' (lower right), lithographic crayon on paper, executed circa 1955, framed

Condition Report: Executed on cream wove paper. There is tape residue at all four corners and on the center edges of the verso. The sheet is light struck overall, with a roughly one centimeter matte stain along the perimeter. There are stains to the sheet at the lower right and along the bottom portion of the right edge. The work is fair condition but should respond well to conservation.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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TOM WESSELMANN | Open Ended Nude (Variable Edition) No. 66

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Description: signed, partially titled '#66' and dated '74', thinned Liquitex and graphite on Bristol board

Condition Report: This work is in very good condition overall. There is evidence of light wear and handling to the sides and edges of the sheet, most noticeable along the left edge where there is some surface soiling. The card is mounted verso to the backing board and framed under glass.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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TOM WESSELMANN | Open Ended Nude (Variable Edition) No. 55

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Description: signed, partially titled '#55' and dated '73', graphite on Bristol board

Condition Report: This work is in very good condition overall. Upon close inspection there is evidence of light wear and handling along all 4 edges. Mounted to board and framed under glass.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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CHAIM GROSS | Reclining Female Nude

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Description: Signed 'Chaim Gross' and dated '1947', alabaster on a black marble base

Condition Report: The medium is alabaster. The base is marble. The work is in fair overall condition. There is a repaired break near the feet of the figure, visible in the online image. The adhesive has discolored somewhat. There is surface dirt and some small scuffs and small surface scratches.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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JIM DINE | Summer Torso (Tomato)

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Description: incised with the artist's signature, titled 'Summer Torso (Tomato)', dated '1965', numbered '1/6', and inscribed 'East Hampton' on the underside, painted fiberglass

Condition Report: With surface soiling and several small areas of paint loss on both the front and the back. Several small areas of inpainting on the reverse.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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CORNEILLE | Elle rêve d'oiseaux

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Description: signed and dated '87', signed, titled and dated ''87' on the reverse, oil on canvas

Condition Report: This work is in good condition overall. There is evidence of wear and handling to the sides and turning edges of the canvas, most noticeable in the corners which has resulted in surface soiling and minor paint loss. Under ultraviolet light inspection there is no evidence of restoration. Unframed.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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CHRISTO | Wrapped Bridge (Project For Pont Alexandre III - Des Invalides - Paris)

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Description: signed, titled and dated '1973', graphite, fabric, twine, charcoal, wax crayon, pastel, oil and staples on paper mounted to board in Plexiglas box

Condition Report: This work is in good condition overall. There is evidence of light wear and handling to the edges and corners of the sheet. There is visible yellowing on the edges of the paper and in the area surrounding the applied oil paint. There are stray media smudges on the sheet which is inherent to the artist's working method. Framed under Plexiglas box.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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CHRISTO | Wrapped Monument to Vittorio Emanuele (Project for Piazza del Duomo, Milano)

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Description: signed, titled and dated '1970'; graphite, fabric, twine, pastel, wax crayon, charcoal and staples on paper mounted to board in Plexiglas box

Condition Report: This work is in good condition overall. There is evidence of light wear and handling to the edges and corners of the sheet. There is visible yellowing on the edges of the paper. There are stray media smudges on the sheet which is inherent to the artist's working method. There is a slight undulation to the paper sheet which is also inherent to the artist's working method. Some of the adhesive surrounding the collaged elements has yellowed with age. Framed under Plexiglas box.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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CHRISTO | Wrapped Reichstag (Project for Der Deutche Reichstag - Berlin)

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Description: signed, titled and dated '1977', graphite, fabric, twine, pastel, charcoal, wax crayon and staples on paper mounted to board in Plexiglas box

Condition Report: This work is in good condition overall. There is evidence of light wear and handling to the edges and corners of the sheet. There is visible yellowing on the edges of the paper. There are stray media smudges on the sheet which is inherent to the artist's working method. Some of the adhesive surrounding the collaged elements has yellowed with age. Framed under Plexiglas box. The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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GEORGE SEGAL | Girl Resting

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Description: signed in ink, dated '1970' and numbered '25/75', white plaster multiple, published by Sidney Janis Gallery Editions, New York

Condition Report: The work is in generally good condition. Surface soiling. The material is fraying slightly at edges. Some uneven discoloration.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.

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GEORGE SEGAL | Girl on a Chair

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Description: incised with the artist's signature, titled, and numbered '88/150' on a plaque affixed to the reverse (the total edition includes 30 artist's proofs), executed in 1969-70, manufactured by Norman and Raymond Harris Displays, published by Editions Alecto Limited, London, plaster and painted wood assemblage

Condition Report: Extensive cracking, lifting, and losses to black paint on wooden support, with some areas of retouching. The red chair with a few losses and cracks in the paint. One area of discoloration on plaster figure by proper right shoulder. Scattered surface dirt.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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ANDY WARHOL | Golda Meir (Feldman & Schelmann 153A)

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Description: signed in marker and numbered ‘80/550’ in felt-tip pen on a label on the verso (F. & S. states signed in ballpoint pen), signed again in marker on the base, executed in 1973, screenprint on felt, on painted wood stand, published by the American Friends of the Israel Museum, New York, as a gift for those attending the AFIM Beaux Arts Ball

Condition Report: The work is in good condition, with a yellow border at edges of sheet. Attached to the mount with double-sided tape at corners, slightly loose at lower corners. There is a small area of discoloration at center right. The armature with some cracks and repairs, and the mount has separated from armature at lower center. Some surface soiling to stand.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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SALVADOR DALÍ | Vénus à la tête de roses

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Description: Inscribed with the artist's signature, numbered '173/350' and stamped 'EA', bronze with plastic crutch, and electrical mechanical elements inside the base to illuminate the crutch, cast circa 1980-1981 in an edition of 350 with 35 artist proofs

Condition Report: There is oxidation visible in various places:along the figure's proper left shin, at the lower torso in front, at the side of the proper left hip and on the inner side of the proper right leg. There is some surface dust and dirt, as well as minor discoloration to the patina in various places, including on the base.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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SONIA DELAUNAY | Autoportrait no. 1769

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Description: Signed 'Sonia Delaunay' and dated '71' (lower right), executed in 1971, gouache, crayon and charcoal on paper

Condition Report: The work is in excellent condition Executed on cream wove paper. The sheet has deckled edges. The bottom edge is irregular, which is likely to be contemporary to the creation of the work and is covered by the mat. Light mat stain along the extreme perimeter, most notable along the top left edge. There is minor tape residue along the upper edge on the verso.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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LEA NIKEL | Untitled

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Description: Signed 'Lea Nikel' and dated '74' (lower right), oil on canvas, painted in 1974, unframed

Condition Report: The medium is oil on canvas, not lined, unframed. The work is in good overall condition. There is nice impasto and dimension. The canvas is lightly painted in some places. The colors are vivid and fresh. Under UV light: the white canvas preparation appears to fluoresce in those areas where it shows through. There is no apparent inpainting. The work presents very well.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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SONIA DELAUNAY | Étude pour couverture du catalogue de l'exposition de Stockholm

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Description: Signed 'S. Delaunay' and signed with the initials 'S.D.' (lower left), extensively inscribed (on the reverse), executed in 1916, gouache on paper, framed

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FERNAND LÉGER | Troupes de Forteresse

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Description: Signed 'F. Leger' (center left), executed circa 1940, gouache and pen and ink on paper, framed

Condition Report: Executed on cream-colored laid paper. The top, bottom and right edges of the sheet are deckled and the left edge appears to have been cut. There is a two-inch matt stain around the perimeter of the image and scattered surface stains to the sheet outside the image area. The latter are hidden by the mat. There are scattered studio stains on the verso. There are artist's pinholes at the upper corners and compass holes at the center of the circles in the composition. The work is titled in pencil Troupes de Forteresse in the upper right corner, possibly by the artist. The work is in good condition.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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JEAN DUBUFFET | Robe (P473)

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Description: signed with the artist's initials and dated '73', titled, dated '24 Mars 73' and numbered 'P473' on the reverse, marker and paper collage on paper

Condition Report: This work is in very good condition. The sheet is hinged to the backing board along the top edge. There are areas of stray adhesive along the edges of the collaged paper which is inherent to the artist's working method. Framed under Plexiglas.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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CORNEILLE | Untitled

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Description: signed and dated ''67', gouache and ink on paper

Condition Report: This work is in good condition overall. There is noticeable foxing around the edges of the sheet. The sheet is taped on the reverse to the front mat, which has caused yellowing along the edges of the sheet. All four edges are deckled. Framed under glass.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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STANLEY WILLIAM HAYTER | Survol (Black & Moorhead 317)

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Description: signed in pencil, titled, dated, and numbered '100/150' (the total edition is 300 plus approximately 30 artist's proofs), executed in 1967, lithograph in colors on Arches wove paper, printed by Etablissements Guillard, Cachan, France, published by La Vision Nouvelle, Paris, unframed 

Condition Report: The print is in generally good condition, the full sheet. Handling creases at the corners and in the upper and left margins. Faint light stain throughout and tiny, thin spots of discoloration in the upper right margin. Scattered, inconspicuous surface soiling in the margins. The verso with some surface soiling and an area of faint discoloration at right edge.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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DAVID LAN-BAR | Untitled

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Description: Signed 'Lan-Bar' (lower left); numbered '916.' (on the reverse), oil on canvas

Condition Report: The medium is oil on canvas. The work is in good overall condition. The impasto is rich and intact. There is some surface dust. There is some frame rubbing. There is some fluorescence associated with the pigments when viewed under UV light but no apparent inpainting. The colors are strong and the work presents very well.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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ROBERT NATKIN | Untitled

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Description: signed twice, executed 'circa' 1975, acrylic on canvas

Condition Report: This work is in good condition overall. There is a vertical abrasion on the surface, extending from the center of the bottom edge of the canvas. Under ultraviolet light inspection there is no evidence of restoration. Framed.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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ROBERT NATKIN | Untitled

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Description: signed, executed 'circa' 1975, acrylic on canvas

Condition Report: This work is in good condition overall. There are three diagonal scuffs on the surface of the canvas: one in the upper right corner; one in the bottom left corner, right above the artist's signature; and one in the white square located along the bottom edge of the composition. Under ultraviolet light inspection there is no evidence of restoration. Framed.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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AFTER ALEXANDER CALDER | Spider (Araignée)

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Description: Executed 'circa' 1974, wool tapestry

Condition Report: This work is in good and sound condition overall. There is evidence of wear and handling to the sides and edges of the tapestry.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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HANS HARTUNG | P1960-9

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Description: signed and dated '60', pastel on paper, this work will appear in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné of the work of Hans Hartung undertaken by the Hartung Bergman Foundation

Condition Report: This work is in good condition overall. There is minor mat staining around all 4 edges of the sheet, which appears to also be caused by tape affixed to the reverse of all 4 edges. There is a small circular area of discoloration along the left edge, approximately 6 inches below the top edge. The sheet is hinged verso to the front mat in the upper two corners. Framed under glass.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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JOAN MITCHELL | Untitled

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Description: Executed in 1986, watercolor on paper, in 2 parts

Condition Report: This work is in very good condition overall. There are several artist pinholes along the top edge of both sheets. Some of the edges are deckled. There is a slight undulation to both sheets, which is inherent to the medium. The sheets are both hinged verso to the backing board in 3 corners. Framed under glass.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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GERMAINE RICHIER | Untitled

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Description: incised with the artist's signature, executed 'circa' 1955, bronze

Condition Report: This work is in very good and sound condition overall. There is some light oxidation which has formed on the surface of the bronze. There are minor dust accretions on the top surfaces of the sculpture.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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MARK TOBEY | Untitled

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Description: signed and dated '1969', monotype and tempera on paper, the authenticity of this work has kindly been confirmed by the Committee Mark Tobey

Condition Report: This work is in good condition overall. There is evidence of some yellowing to the paper. The sheet has a slight undulation overall, which is inherent to the medium. Hinged verso to the backing board in all 4 corners. Framed under glass.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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MARK TOBEY | Untitled

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Description: signed and dated '1968', tempera and paper collage on paper, the authenticity of this work has kindly been confirmed by the Committee Mark Tobey

Condition Report: This work is in very good condition overall. The left edge of the work is unevenly cut and there appears to be some minor glue residue around the edges of the collaged paper elements, both of which are inherent to the artist's working method. The sheet is hinged verso to the mat in all 4 corners. Framed under glass.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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ANDRÉ MASSON | Migration I

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Description: Signed with the initials 'am' and dated '55' (lower right); titled and dated '1955' (on the reverse), painted in 1955, oil and tempera on canvas, framed

Condition Report: The canvas is wax lined. There is some minor frame abrasion to the extreme edges and a thick coat of varnish to the surface. Some areas of stabilized craquelure and small scattered surface losses are visible under the varnish. Under UV light: there are several areas, mostly around the edges, which fluoresce and appear to be restorations, but the varnish is somewhat difficult to read through. This work is in fairly good condition.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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ARMAN | Untitled

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Description: Executed 'circa' 1971, this work is unique. This work is recorded in the Arman Studio Archives New York under number 'APA# 8003.71.208', palette knives in polyester

Condition Report: This work is in fair and sound condition overall. The sides and edges of the sculpture ware warped inwards. There is a spotted film on the outer surface of the Plexiglas.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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ARMAN | Untitled

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Description: incised with the artist's signature and numbered '14/70', executed in 1971, accumulation of brass cog-wheels embedded in polyester

Condition Report: The work is in generally good condition. The resin appears slightly discolored and with scattered abrasions and surface soiling. There are several small chips along the lower right edge and a diagonal fracture in the lower right corner. The stand with significant scratches to the underside.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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MARY BAUERMEISTER |

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Description: signed, titled and dated '1970', mixed media construction

Condition Report: This work is in fair condition overall. One of the outer glass panels is slightly loose but held in place by the metal framework. There is a stone inside of the box which has come loose and is no longer adhered in place. There is evidence of wear and handling to the outer metal box in the form of abrasions and minor losses.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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MARY BAUERMEISTER | Progression (174-8) in 19 Rows

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Description: signed, titled and dated '1971' on the reverse, sand and pebbles mounted on particle board

Condition Report: This work is in very good and sound condition overall. There are some light dust accretions on the surface and in the crevices of the stones. Unframed.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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MERET OPPENHEIM | Fleurs d'avoine

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Description: Three fabric daisies coated in oats, each flower bearing a paper tag on which is printed 'Fleur Bluemay- Ode/Affair Half-ere/ Avena Oathflow 1884/ Haberflair/ o'watta/ Meret Oppenheim', two of the tags numbered on the reverse '9/300' and '175/300', both initialed 'M.O', and one dated '1969'

Condition Report: The work is in good overall condition. There is some minimal flaking to the glue and oats on a couple of the leaves but this is not very apparent and doesnt detract from the work. The flower colors have faded. The flowers are in a glass beaker which is not part of the work. There are no chips to the glass.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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JENNIFER BARTLETT | Study for Tidal Wave 3 (Row 1, Plate 1)

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Description: Executed in 1978, silkscreen and baked enamel on steel plate

Condition Report: This work is in very good condition overall. There is evidence of wear and handling to the sides and edges of the plate, most noticeable in the corners. There are holes in all 4 corners of the steel plate, which is inherent to the medium. There is some minor scattered surface oxidation on the reverse. Unframed.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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LOUISE NEVELSON | Symphony Three

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Description: incised with the artist's signature, titled, numbered '70/125', and with the stamp of the publisher and date, '© Pace Editions Inc. 1974' on a metal plaque affixed to the reverse, black polyester resin

Condition Report: The work is in good condition. With surface soiling and dust accumulation. The back with surface several small scratches and accretions.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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DANI KARAVAN | J/e/r/u/s/a/l/e/m

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Description: Painted wood with movable bronze pieces, inscribed 'Dani Karavan', stamped 'ARTE VENTURI' and numbered '175/600' (on the underside of one of one the bronze pieces)

Condition Report: The work is in good overall condition. There are some tiny nicks to the wood part. The bronzes are in very good condition with only very minimal signs of wear. There is some surface dust and dirt throughout.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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MENASHE KADISHMAN | Maquette for Suspense

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Description: Inscribed 'M. Kadishman' and dated '66', with an incised picture of a man holding a flower (on the underside), bronze with gold patina

Condition Report: The medium is bronze with gold patina. There are some darker areas where the surface is recessed slightly and not flat. There are some minor points of oxidisation most notably where the sculpture meets the metal base. There are scuffs and handling marks as well as surface dirt throughout.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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MENASHE KADISHMAN | Bird, Lambs and Figures: a Cutout in Two Pieces

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Description: Both with the initials 'M.K.', welded iron

Condition Report: The medium is welded iron. The work is in good overall condition. There is surface dirt throughout. There are some handling scuffs and scratches. There are some longer and deeper scratches to the surface of the base, about 1 in. to 1.5 in. from the left edge, one extending across the top of the base entirely. The second piece is flat and rests on the stand supporting the bird. It has its own dimensions, length 11 3/4 in.; height: 10 1/4 in.The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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