Original canvas. There are frame abrasions with associated paint loss along all four edges. There are a couple of surface scratches in places. There is a small puncture to the canvas with associated paint loss to the left of the centre of the bottom edge. Found in places are surface scratches which are mostly quite faint. There is a small area of restoration visible to the naked eye in the bottom right quadrant of the composition. Inspection under UV light reveals two small retouchings: one to the aforementioned area and another to the rocks in the lower left. Held in a metal gilt 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."