Good condition for an object of this age and type. Marks, nicks, scratches, abrasions, and small chips consistent with age and use. An age crack running around the front of the face from the proper right eye, up the forehead, and around the proper right side of the face terminating at the mouth. Other small age cracks and knots in wood. Fine aged medium brown patina with remains of red and black pigment. Fixed to base with two screws on reverse. 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.