The canvas is not lined. Examination under UV light reveals strokes of retouching along the right edge, relating to a stretcher bar mark. There are further smaller spots of retouching to the upper part of the composition and the top of the left edge. There is a cluster of flecks of paint loss to the centre of the upper edge, which could be restored. There are fine lines of craquelure in places. There are stretcher bar marks along the upper, left and right edges, and a vertical mark to the centre of the canvas. The canvas is gently undulating. This work is in overall good condition. "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."