Oil on canvas, with an old lining. The canvas undulates and there is bumping along the left side of the work. The surface, while thin and areas, is in overall good condition. The old yellowed varnish is still visible at the extreme edges. There is a 2 inch vertical tear, with a visible retouch at the lower end visible in the landscape to the left of the figures. A small puncture at the extreme upper left edge as well as a small dent with accompanying loss in the sky to the left of the tree. Scattered dots of surface accretion throughout. Under UV light, there are retouches throughout the sky. The majority of the landscape remains under a green fluorescing varnish. 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.