The terracotta is sound with a light brown glaze. There are some original firing cracks visible to the verso and to the figure's neck on the recto. There is some wear to the glaze in the most protruding areas and along the edges. Some small surface losses in the glaze are visible to the figure's legs, breast, forehead, arm and hands (as visible in the catalogue illustration) and along the lower edge. There is a light build up of surface dust in the crevices. This work is in overall fair condition. "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."