Overall the condition of the terracotta is good, with minor dirt and wear to the surface consistent with age. There is dirt to the surface in areas, in particular around the shoulders, to the tip of the nose, and to the top of the base. There are a few small chips, including below the proper right eye, to the proper right temple, and to the edges and corners of the base. There is a minor stable firing crack to the base at the back. There is a small restoration or reattachment above the upper lip. "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."