The canvas has been relined. The paint surface is generally sound with some minor paint losses. There appears to be a vertical seam approx. 20cm. from teh right edge and a horizontal seam running along the centre of the canvas. There are discoloured retouchings throughout, most noticeably along the seams. There are also scattered restored damages. The retouchings clearly fluoresce under UV light.
Offered in a modern painted wooden frame in 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."