Executed on cream wove paper, laid down on canvas. There is a crease running horizontally across the centre of the composition, a few further smaller flattened creases (the longest of which is approx. 2 cm long) in the lower right corner and a minor repaired tear (approx. 0.2 cm long) towards the centre of the lower edge. There are a few superficial scratches to the left part of the composition, only visible under close inspection. There are minor scattered paint losses, most predominately to the white pigment. There is a stretcher bar mark visible along the upper edge. This work is in overall 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."