The colours in the catalogue illustration are fairly accurate.
This work is in very good condition. Under very close inspection, there is a minor 0.6cm paint loss to the board along upper left edge, a minor spot of paint loss to the cardboard along the upper right edge and a 1.3cm potential loss of painted cardboard along left edge near the top, all visible in the catalogue illustration. Under Ultraviolet light inspection, there is no evidence of restoration. "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."