Good overall condition. A few minor abrasions to the edges of the canvas and a small chip in brown area, center top. Scattered areas of fine craquelure are present in the thicker areas of paint and very small spots of paint loss particularly to the central figure's chin and above her head.
Frame: Slight chips and wear to the frame.
Colors fairly accurate in catalogue illustration; white areas slightly more yellow in reality. 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.