The panel is flat and even. Apart from some minimal retouching visible under ultraviolet light, notably a tiny spot in the sky in the upper right quadrant and a few scattered spots in the shore in the lower left corner, overall this work is in very good original condition, and is ready to hang.
The colours are slightly less orange, brighter, richer and more contrasted, in reality than in the catalogue illustration.
Held in a decorative gilt frame with foliate motifs. "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."