The canvas of this work has been relined. There is significant surface dirt, and specks of red emulsion paint, uneven craquelure, and flakes of paint loss scattered throughout the work. There is an area of small surface loss to the base of the trees, right and centre of the work. A repaired tear approx. 10 cm is to the centre right, in the foreground beneath the trees. The work would benefit from professional conservation. "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."