Oil on panel. The panel is slightly convex from top to bottom. The work is comprised of two horizontal panels, connected by a piece of canvas on the reverse. Retouching to this panel crack isvisible through the center of the work. The work is covered by a dull varnish. Surface dirt and dust. There are minor scattered dents, as well as visible minor losses. Under UV light, retouching is visible throughout the work. Larger areas include: a few of the nun's faces at left; the habit and face of the nun at center; the proper left arm and right knee of the figure at right; and throughout the background. In a thin gold 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.