Oil on panel. A repaired vertical panel crack is visible running top to bottom. There are some minor, discolored retouches visible in the subject's proper right cheek and nose. Under UV light, the varnish fluoresces green and obscures the majority of the picture surface. There are minor retouches visible above and below the feather, as well as in the subject's helmet. Additional feathered retouching and strengthening in the subjects nose, cheeks, and chin, as well as in his hair at both left and right. Some strengthening to the subject's costume. Overall, the picture presents well and could be hung in its current condition. In a black wood frame with gold detail. 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.