The canvas is laid down on the artist's board. The board is stable. There is no signs of retouching under UV light. There is a network of paint shrinkage where the paint has been applied directly to the board along the upper part of the right edge with some associated flecks of paint loss. There are further fine lines of shrinkage in places. There are tiny flecks of fly spoting most predominately along the upper edge. There is some areas of well preserved impasto. This work is in good condition and could benefit from a light clean. "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."