Overall the condition of the statuette is very good with minor dirt and wear to the surface consistent with age. There is some yellowing to the ivory in areas. Both arms are carved separately, and joints are visible at the arm bands. There is also a slightly open but stable split at the proper right shoulder. The fillet held in the woman’s hand is slightly loose. There is some minor dark spotting to the gilt bronze. There are minor abrasions to the socle. There is a chip to the socle at the back. "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."