Original canvas which is slightly slack on its stretcher and is buckling in places. There is a small dent in the upper right which has caused the paint to flake. A horizontal scratch can be seen on the far right where the grass meets the sky. There is craquelure in places, most notably a pattern of vertical cracks in the sky and along the right edge. Some of these are slightly raised but appear stable at present. There is a layer of surface dirt. There are frame abrasions along all four edges. Inspection under UV light reveals some scattered retouching but a thick layer of discoloured varnish prevents a more thorough analysis. Held in a painted wooden frame. Unexamined out of 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. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."