Oil on canvas, with an old sympathetic lining. The surface is in generally fair condition. There is a 2 inch tear with associated loss in the landscape below the horse at lower center. There are small scattered abrasions visible in the clouds, mainly at upper center, as well as some discolored retouches scattered throughout the work. The work is covered in a dirty varnish, as well as surface dirt. Under UV light, the majority of the work is covered by a green fluorescing varnish, though retouches are visible over this varnish. These are scattered both in the aforementioned abraded areas as well as through the horse. In a brown wood 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.