Oil on canvas, lined. Unframed. The work is covered in a fine, stable web of craquelure. Stretcher bar marks visible, especially at center. Though pressed, the surface is in generally good condition. Under UV light, there are small scattered areas of retouching, mainly along the upper edge; the central stretcher bar; and area in the architecture at center left. Additional dots and dashes of retouching are visible scattered throughout the figures. 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.