Fairly good condition overall with surface dirt, notably in the crevices, minor scratches all over the surface and chips along the edge of the base and to the high points at several places. Larger losses are visible to the back of the Virgin's crown, to the folds of her cloak. A finger is partly missing to the Virgin's proper left hand. The Christ's proper right hand is missing, his proper left thumb and his proper right big toe as well. His head has been reattached. Remains of polychromy are visible at several places, notably to the base imitating grass. Traces of gilding are visible to the hair and to the Virgin's crown. Traces of gilt ornament are visible along the edges of the Virgin's cloak. "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."