The board is slightly raised in the upper centre, however it is overall flat and even. Ultraviolet light reveals some scattered clusters with thin strokes of retouching, notably in the right edge of the upper and the edges of the leftmost apple, in the drapery in the lower left quadrant, and scattered in the green drapery. Apart from some spots of frame rubbing along the extreme upper edge, this work is in good overall condition.Held in a decorative cream-gold painted frame.The colours, especially the greens, are richer in the original than in the catalogue illustration. "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."