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Auction Description for Sotheby's: Boundless: Contemporary Art

Boundless: Contemporary Art (128 Lots)

by Sotheby's


128 lots with images

January 19, 2017

Live Auction

Hong Kong, Hong Kong

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CLAUDE LALANNE | Bracelet Papillon, Grand Modèle

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Description: Executed circa 1978, this work is number 20 from an edition of 50. 

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YAYOI KUSAMA | Pumpkin 2

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Description: Conceived in 1988 and casted in 1994, this work is number 16 from an edition of 30 plus 1 artist's proof. 

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YAYOI KUSAMA | Pumpkin

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Description: screenprint

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YAYOI KUSAMA | Strawberry

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Description: Conceived in 1974 and casted in 1993, this work is number 5 from an edition of 30 plus 1 artist's proof. 

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YAYOI KUSAMA | Strawberry 2

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Description: Conceived in 1974 and casted in 1994, this work is number 10 from an edition of 30 plus 1 artist's proof. 

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SADAMASA MOTONAGA | Untitled

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Description: acrylic on canvas

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LEE UFAN | Correspondence

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Description: oil on canvas

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HO KAN (HUO GANG) | Untitled

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Description: oil on canvas

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HO KAN (HUO GANG) | Untitled

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Description: oil on canvas

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HSIAO CHIN (XIAO QIN) | Spring

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Description: acrylic on canvas

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TOSHIMITSU IMAI | Untitled (Composition)

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Description: acrylic on paper

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HSIAO CHIN (XIAO QIN) | Tienanmen un ano dopo - 2

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Description: acrylic on canvas

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GEORGES MATHIEU | L'aurore vaincue

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Description: Executed in 1990.

Condition Report: This work is in very good condition overall. There are signs of handling and wear along the edges of the canvas. There are three areas of minor surface craquelure spread between the upper right and lower right quadrants, likely inherent to the work before it left the artist studio. Under ultraviolet light inspection, there is no evidence of restoration. Framed."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."

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SHOZO SHIMAMOTO | Helicopter Work, Udine 03

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Description: Executed in 2004.

Condition Report: This work is in very good condition overall. Scattered artist brush hairs are visible across the canvas. There is a small area of craquelure located approximately 15 cm to the left and 45 cm to the upper edges of the work. There are light creases in the center along the bottom edge, inherent to the artist's working method. Under UV light, there is no evidence of restoration. Unframed. "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."

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IMAI TOSHIMITSU | Untitled (Blue)

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Description: acrylic on paper

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SAM FRANCIS | Untitled

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Description: Executed circa 1966.

Condition Report: This work is in very good condition overall. The sheet is attached to the mount at four mounting corner pockets. The sheet is age-darkened on the reverse. There is evidence of slight undulation across the surface of the work, primarily along the upper and bottom edges. Framed under Plexiglas."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."

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IMAI TOSHIMITSU | Soleil levant

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Description: acrylic on paper

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DOMOTO HISAO | Ensembles Binaires No. 15

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Description: oil on canvas

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T'ANG HAYWEN (ZENG HAIWEN) | Untitled (diptych)

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Description: ink on Arches paper

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YOSHIHARA JIRO | Untitled (Circle)

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Description: ink on paper

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LEE UFAN | Untitled 

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Description: charcoal on paper

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HO KAN (HUO GANG) | Untitled

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Description: oil on canvas

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MAQBOOL FIDA HUSAIN | Red Landscape

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Description: oil on canvas

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ZAO WOU-KI (ZHAO WUJI) | Les bateaux

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Description: Executed circa 1950.

Condition Report: This work is overall in very good condition. The canvas is unlined. Under UV light, there are a couple of small intermittent spots of retouching along the edges of the work and one in the upper right part of the canvas near the mountain."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."

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ZAO WOU-KI (ZHAO WUJI) | Untitled

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Description: ink on paper 

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CHUANG CHE (ZHUANG ZHE) | Landscape 1981 - No. 22

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Description: mixed media oil on canvas

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YVES KLEIN | Petite Vénus Bleue (brooch)

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Description: Conceived in 1956-57, executed later, this work is number 379 from an edition of 500. 

Condition Report: This work is in very good condition overall. The pigment on the brooch is vibrant and well-preserved. The brooch comes enclosed in a Plexiglas case covered in gold-leaf. There are no apparent condition issues with the work."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."

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PABLO PICASSO | Picador

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Description: Conceived in 1953, Alain Ramié has confirmed that this work is a variant of A.R 200.

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PABLO PICASSO | Femme

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Description: Conceived in 1955, Alain Ramié has confirmed that this work is a variant of A.R. 300 in the catalogue raisonné. 

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PABLO PICASSO | Twenty-Eight Gold Medallions (a set of 24 + a set of 4)

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Description: Each medallion is based after a ceramic created by Pablo Picasso and executed in gold by François Hugo and Pierre Hugo after 1967 in a numbered edition of 20 plus 2 exemplaires d'artiste and 2 exemplaires d'auteur; stamped with Picasso's signature, the edition number and the French assay mark for gold on the chain ring and the Francois Hugo series number on the reverse.

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PABLO PICASSO | Profil de Jacqueline

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Description: Conceived in ceramic by Picasso between 1956 and 1967 and executed in silver by François Hugo and Pierre Hugo in a numbered edition of 20 plus 2 exemplaires d'artiste and 2 exemplaires d'auteur. 

Condition Report: This work is in very good condition overall. There are extremely minor signs of surface wear and scratches, which are inherent to the medium and only visible under raking light. There are signs of two minor spots of oxidation on the lower and bottom part of the plate. The plate comes in its own designated wooden box."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."

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PABLO PICASSO | Centaure

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Description: Conceived in ceramic by Picasso between 1956 and 1967 and executed in silver by François Hugo and Pierre Hugo in a numbered edition of 20 plus 2 exemplaires d'artiste and 2 exemplaires d'auteur. 

Condition Report: This work is in very good condition overall. There are extremely minor signs of surface wear and stracthes, which are inherent to the medium and only visible under raking light. The plate comes in its own designated wooden box. There are no apparent condition issues with this work."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."

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PABLO PICASSO | Joie de vivre

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Description: Conceived in ceramic by Picasso between 1956 and 1967 and executed in silver by François Hugo and Pierre Hugo in a numbered edition of 20 plus 2 exemplaires d'artiste and 2 exemplaires d'auteur. 

Condition Report: This work is in very good condition overall. There are extremely minor signs of surface wear and scratches, all of which are inherent to the medium and only visible under raking light. The plate comes in its own designated wooden box. There are no apparent condition issues with this work."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."

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PABLO PICASSO | Visage en forme d'horloge 

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Description: Conceived in ceramic by Picasso between 1956 and 1967 and executed in silver by François Hugo and Pierre Hugo in a numbered edition of 20 plus 2 exemplaires d'artiste and 2 exemplaires d'auteur. 

Condition Report: This work is in very good condition overall. There are extremely minor signs of surface wear and scratches, which are inherent to the medium and only visible under raking light. The plate comes in its own designated wooden box. There are no apparent condition issues with this work."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."

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RAOUL DUFY | Gondoles sur le Grand Canal

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Description: Executed in 1952. 

Condition Report: This work is in good condition overall. The sheet is taped to the mat at 3 points along the top edge of the verso. There is evidence of minor scattered foxing throughout the recto and verso, consistent with the age of the work. The sheet is deckled along the left and right edges. There is a water stain at the lower left corner only visible when inspected outside of the frame. Framed under glass."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."

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RAOUL DUFY | Epsom, les turfistes dans les tribunes

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Description: Executed in 1939.

Condition Report: This work is in good condition overall. There are signs of handling and wear along the edges of the sheet. The sheet is affixed to the mat throughout its verso. There are artist's pinholes along the perimeter of the sheet. The sheet is deckled along the left and right edges. There is a 2cm tear along the right edge 18.5 cm from the upper right corner, which is stable and glued down to the mat. Framed under glass."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."

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MAX ERNST | Study for a Tissue of Lies 

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Description: Executed in 1957. 

Condition Report: This work is in very good condition overall. There is evidence of very light craquelure across the surface of the work and handling wear at the top left corner and along the top right edge, consistent with the age of the work. Under UV light, there is no evidence of restoration."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."

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JOAN MIRÓ | La femme des sables

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Description: Executed in 1969, this work is number 67 from an edition of 75 published by Maeght Editeur, Paris and printed by Arte Adrien Maeght, Paris.

Condition Report: This work is in very good condition overall. Mounted on cardboard, the sheet is taped at three parts along the top edge. The bottom edge of the sheet is deckled, inherent to the medium. There is evidence of minor darkening along the four edges on the front of the sheet, consistent with the age of the work. There is one tape residue from the previous mount along the top edge. The sheet is slightly undulating in the center, only visible under very close examination. Framed under Plexiglas."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."

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SALVADOR DALÍ | Poèmes de Mao Tse-Toung (set of 8 works)

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Description: Executed in 1967, these works are number 108 from an edition of 229, published by Argilet, Paris.

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MARC CHAGALL | La grande corniche (Mourlot: 485a)

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Description: Executed in 1967, this work is an artist proof aside from an edition of 50, published by Fernand Mourlot. 

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AFTER PABLO PICASSO | Le peintre

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Description: Executed in 1957, this work is number 182 from an edition of 350 and published by Guy Spitzer, Paris.

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MARC CHAGALL | Le poète (Mourlot: 442)

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Description: Executed in 1966, this work is number 48 from an edition of 50.

Condition Report: This work is in very good condition overall. Mounted on cardboard, the sheet is taped along the upper edge. The bottom and right edges of the sheet are deckled which is inherent to the nature of the medium. The sheet is slightly undulating, only visible under very close examination. The sheet is age-darkened along the periphery on the front and reverse. There is a thin linear brown accretion near the top corner on the border of the sheet, unobtrusive to the image, presumably inherent to the artist's working method. Framed under glass."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."

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PABLO PICASSO | Tête de Bouffon, Carnaval (Bloch: 1193; Baer: 1356)

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Description: Executed in 1965, this work is number 67 from an edition of 160.

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PABLO PICASSO | Quatre femmes nues et tête sculptée (Bloch: 219; Baer: 424)

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Description: Executed in 1934 on Montval laid paper and published by A. Vollard, Paris in 1939, this work is from an edition of 310.

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EDWARD HOPPER | Night Shadows (ZIGROSSER 22; LEVIN 82)

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Description: Executed in 1922, this work is from the edition between 500 and 600, on wove paper, printed by Peter Platt, New York, published by The New Republic.

Condition Report: This work is in very good condition overall. The sheet is taped to the mount at two places along the top edge. The sheet is slightly age-darkened along the periphery on the front, not obtrusive to the image. On the reverse there is evidence of few small spots of black accretions.The bottom edge of the sheet has been cut and inscribed in pencil. Framed under Plexiglas."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."

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ANDRÉ KERTÉSZ | Paris (Shadows of the Eiffel Tower)

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Description: Executed in 1929, printed in 1970.

Condition Report: This work is in overall in very good condition. The upper edge of the work is taped to the mounted. There are no apparent condition issues with the work. Some minor foxing and soiling are visible on the reverse of the backing board, unobtrusive to the work. Framed under Plexiglas. "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."

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LUCIEN CLERGUE | Nu de la mer 

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Description: Executed circa 1960.

Condition Report: This work is in overall good condition. The upper edge of the work is taped in two places to the mount.There is light handling wear at the upper right and lower left corners. Some minor foxing and soiling are visible on the front and reverse of the mount. Framed under Plexiglas. "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."

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EDWARD WESTON | Pepper (No. 30)

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Description: Executed in 1930, printed later by Cole Weston. 

Condition Report: This work is in overall excellent condition. There are no apparent condition issues with the work. The mount is slightly age-darkened along the periphery on the front and reverse. Framed under Plexiglas. "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."

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EDWARD WESTON | Shell (Double Nautiluses)

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Description: Executed in 1927, printed later by Cole Weston.

Condition Report: This work is in overall very good condition. The work is attached to the mount. There are no apparent condition issues with the work. The mount is slightly age-darkened along the periphery on the front and reverse. Framed under Plexiglas. "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."

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EDWARD WESTON | Shell (Nautilus)

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Description: Executed in 1927, printed later by Cole Weston. 

Condition Report: This work is in overall very good condition. The work is attached to the mount. There are no apparent condition issues with the work. The mount is slightly age-darkened along the periphery on the front and reverse. Framed under Plexiglas. "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."

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