Original canvas, which is slightly loose on the stretcher. There is a small hole approximately 3cm in length to middle left wave. There are some faint stretcher marks along the top and the right side. The paint surface is slightly dirty, mostly to the impasto. There is a small chip of paint loss above the signature in the lower right. UV light reveals no apparent retouching, some pigments fluoresce. A layer of uneven varnish prevents from further analysis. Held in a wooden frame with plaster moulding. Unexamined out of frame. "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."