Oil on panel. The picture surface presents very well. While the surface is covered with surface dirt and an older varnish, the detail remains crisp. Under UV light, there are older dashes of retouching in the sky at upper right; strengthening to the boy at left's shoulder and groin area; and strengthening to the kerchiefs on both of the girls at center. In a gilt plaster 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.