With thread margins, trimmed just into the blank area of subject at upper left with an associated faint feigned plate mark in pen and ink, in good condition, with thinned areas toward the corners and a discrete Japan reinforcement at each upper corner, the left upper corner somewhat discolored, a short tear extending fractionally into the subject at lower left, a minute nick at the lower right, a soft diagonal crease across the sheet verso (not visible recto), framed.
(An uninked hair lower left inherent to production).
"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."