Executed on buff coloured wove paper, not laid down and floating in its mount. There are artist's pinholes in the upper two corners and the verso of all four edges have been supported by tape. There are three small areas of shrinkage to the thicker pigment with some associated paint loss. There are two further small spots of paint loss, one to the lips of the figure and the other to the proper left side of the neck, both of which are stable. Overall this work is in good condition. "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."