The canvas has been recently relined. Paint loss is visible at the upper left, measuring approximately 2 by 2 cm, in the face of cherub at the upper right, measuring approximately 2 by 3 cm, and on Christ's leg and torso, measuring respectively approximately 5 by 1 cm and 1 by 3 cm. There is also visible paint loss on the knee of the Madonna, measuring approximately 2 by 3 cm and on the neck of the lamb, measuring 1 by 1 cm. There is a horizontal band of paint loss measuring approximately 26 cm in length visible at the lower right of the canvas. Other scattered paint losses are visible, mainly confined to the lower half of the canvas. Also visible is a repair to the left of Christ's head, measuring approximately 4 by 4 cm, and a repair above the knee of the Madonna, measuring 5 cm across. Inspection under UV reveals a cloudy varnish and confirms the repairs. "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."