The canvas is lined, surface in good condition aside form pressed craquelure. Four white marks in the lower quarter of the work, slight frame abrasion, a few other tiny scattered discolorations and flecks of paint loss UNDER UV: Figure has lightly scattered pin dots of repaint as well as a few broader strokes lower right and left, upper left and right background, one 1/2 inch area in his hair. 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.