Oil on canvas, lined. The surface has been flattened by the lining but is in overall good condition with a clean, fresh appearance. A shadow of the stretcher bar mark is visible in the sky along the right edge. A few small pin-dot sized accretions are scattered in the sky at left center. Some evidence of pigment separation in the blues and greens of the water and in the more thickly painted passages of the white boat sails. Under UV light, there is retouching along the left and right edges in the sky, along the top edge, and a large area in the sky at upper left. A few additional scattered dots and dashes of retouching are visible in the sky. Additional minor scattered dots of retouching visible at the lower left corner. Overall the work presents well and is ready to hang in its current condition. 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.