Examined in the frame. Original unlined condition. The surface presents well and appears bright and fresh, aside from a faint vertical stretcher bar mark at center left with associated faint craquelure. Under UV: varnish fluoresces green. There are a few tiny pin dot retouches at lower left and in the sky. A very small diagonal area of inpainting fluoresces at center right, along with some minor inpainting at the extreme right edge. 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.