Overall the condition of the bronze is good, with some dirt and wear to the surface consistent with age. There are dents and a small fissure the goddess' proper left hand at the thumb, the index finger and the middle finger. She may have held an attribute which is now lost. There is wear and minor losses to the patina throughout, in particular to the high points. There are a few patches to the bronze at the drapery at the bottom and the top of the base. There are minor nicks and scratches to the bronze, including to the edges of the base. "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."