Overall the condition of the bronze is good, with some dirt and wear to the surface consistent with age. There is some greening to the bronze, in particular to the crevices and around the niches of the base. There is a possible minor dent to the nose and some rubbing to the patina here. There is minor wear to the patina to the proper left side of the face. There are some nicks and scratches and flecks of dirt to the surface, including to both elbows and forearms. "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."