The panel is sound. Examination under UV light reveals some fluorescence above the sitter's lips and to the proper right hand side of the sitter's curls, there are some further spots of retouching to the edges, predominately to the upper and left edges associated with frame rubbing. There is a small hole to the centre of the upper edge, possibly to assist with display purposes. There is some minor flecks of paint loss to the extremes edges and corners. Otherwise 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."