The board is sound. There are nail holes to the centre of each of the edges, and a further nail hole in the upper right corner. There are two flecks of paint loss along the upper edge and a spot of brown surface matter to the left of the largest tree. There are a few other specks of surface matter and the work is slightly dirty.
Ultraviolet light reveals no apparent signs of retouching.
Held in a gilt and painted wood frame.
Please telephone the department on 020 7293 6132 if you have any questions regarding the present work. "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."