The canvas is not lined. There is a layer of varnish preventing the UV light from fully penetrating, however examination reveals no evident signs of retouching. There is some craquelure visible, primarily to the sky, and some pigment shrinkage in places. There are some minor spots of paint loss to the pigment between the trees and sky at the centre of the composition and to the upper part of the right edge, and a further minor spot of paint loss to the green pigment of the trees towards the upper part of the left edge. 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."