This work is in good and sound condition overall. Areas of oxidation are scattered throughout, which is consistent with the artist's intent. A three-inch vertical white surface scuff is present in the upper center quadrant. A few minor scattered white surface drip accretions are present in the body and base of the figure, as well as the extreme edge of the head. Minor scattered debris is present on 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. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.