This work is in very good condition. Executed on cream wove paper. Hinged at 2 places to a mount at the upper left and right corners. There is a very small tear measuring approximately 1/4 inch extending from the upper right edge. The left edge of the sheet is perforated, as evidence of being taken from a sketchbook. The sheet is slightly time darkened overall. The pencil and pastel remain bright and fresh. 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.