This work is in very good condition overall. The surfaces are unevenly textured except for the top, which has a smooth finish. There are small holes and crevices scattered throughout the concrete, which is inherent to the medium. The exposed porcelain is inherent to the artist's working method. There are signs of light handling, wear, and minor surface soiling, which are inherent to the 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. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.