Colours: The colours in the catalogue illustration are fairly accurate, although the overall tonality is more vibrant in the original, with the paper tending more towards cream.
Condition: This work is in good condition. Executed on cream wove paper laid down on card. There is slight undulation along the left extreme edge. The lower edge is serrated as a result of torn perferation. There are two artist's pin holes in the top left and right corner tips. There is a tiny crease towards the upper right of the lower right quadrant. There are tiny scattered fly spots throughout the composition, visible upon close inspection. "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."