There is overall wear and some dirt to the surface consistent with age. The polychromy of the figure is largely lost. There is minor worming in several places consistent with material. The figure was remounted recently. There are several areas of restoration including a glued split that runs from the proper right shoulder down to his left foot, the cape between the saint's proper right arm and body and to his left, the proper left knee and the proper left hip. There are three inserts to the base and the sword is a replacement. Otherwise the condition of the relief is stable.
The joints of the frame are loose. The paint of the frame is worn throughout. "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."