Work on original canvas.
From a first hand inspection there are small holes probably due to pushpins on the corners and one along the 4 edges. There is a small loss in the sky over the mountain on the left hand side and one in the right hand center over the rocks (mm 2 x 2 circa).
The ultra violet light reveals light fluorescent varnish, no retouches nor restoration.
The overall condition as to the state of preservation is very good. "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."