Overall, the condition of the bronze is very good, with minor dirt and wear to the surface consistent with age. There is some minor rubbing to the silvered patina, notably to the high points of the folds of the proper left arm. There is some reddish paint residue visible in areas, including to the folds of the drapery around the proper left leg, to the underside of the dish on the column, to the hair on the proper right side of the face, and to a fold of drapery at the centre on the reverse. There are some minor nicks and scratches, including to the proper right upper arm and to the shoulder blades. "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."