This work is in good condition overall. The canvas is unlined. There are some minor scattered pinpoint pigment losses. There are some soft surface abrasions and scuff marks at the lower left corner. Under very close inspection, there is very minor, hairline craquelure along the edges of the canvas. There is a minor surface accretion at the lower left edge and in the middle left 1 inch from the edge. There is a 1/4 inch faint surface abrasion 1 inch from the figure's right eye. There is evidence of minor wear and handling to the edges of the frame and a 1 inch, minor loss to the frame at the center left edge. Under Ultraviolet light inspection there is no evidence of restoration. Framed in artist's frame. 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. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.