This work is registered in the Fondation Hartung Bergman archives under number hh5550. It will be included in the forthcoming Catalogue Raisonné of the artist currently being prepared by the Fondation Hartung Bergman.
The colours are fairly accurate in the catalogue illustration.
The work was inspected framed.
There is a small tear located by the right edge, visible only under very close inspection. The upper right edge presents some faint creases. There are pinholes in each of the four corners.
This work is in very 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."