The colours in the catalogue illustration are fairly accurate.
This work is in very good condition. The sheet is hinged to the backing board in several places on the reverse. There is extremely minor wear to the top right corner tip. There are artist's pin holes in the top two corners. There are two very faint handling marks to the centre of the top edge and a very short diagonal crease to the centre right of the top edge. There is a minute fox mark to the top right of the lower left quadrant.
"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."