This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity issued by Sylvie Buisson, and will be included in the artist's forthcoming catalogue raisonné prepared by Sylvie Buisson, Leonard-Tsuguharu Foujita IV under no. D30.167.D.
This work is in very good condition overall. Evidence of minor foxing is observed, consistent with the work's age. Pinholes are found on four corners of the work, visible only when the work is unframed. Framed under glass. "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."