This work is in very good condition. Very close inspection reveals a few picks broken in places. Further very close inspection reveals very thin networks of cracks to the red paint on the left side and near the lower right quadrant of the composition. Extremely close inspection and only visible under racking light reveals hairline networks of cracks to the white paint towards the center of the right edge and to the lower left quadrant. Inspection under UV light reveals a spot of in-painting towards the center of the right edge. "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."