To the naked eye:
The painting is in relativly good condition. Painted on an oak panel, made with one non craddle plank. There is a very small support piece at the reverse of the panel in the lower left corner. Painting is under a dirty old varnish.
There are three small lacks in the lower part, one at the right of the basket, one in the upper part in the trunk and one in the center of the composition at the right of the Virgen.
Under UV lamp:
Under a green uniform varnish. Some slight old retouchings in the sky in the center. Restorations in the face of the Virgen and in the body of the child. "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."