Overall the condition of the bronze is good, with some wear and dirt to the surface consistent with age, including light dust. There are a few areas of surface wear and scratching, including to the proper right elbow and the proper right thigh and knee. There are further minor surface scratches throughout. A few original casting plugs are slightly visible, including at the proper right knee and the proper left thigh. There is some whitish residue below the skin. There is some reddish residue to the proper right foot. There are a few minor stable casting fissures, including behind the proper left knee. "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."