Lined. The work presents well overall aside from surface dirt and dust and a few isolated minor dots of discoloration. Under UV: the varnish fluoresces green, though scattered retouches are visible throughout the work. There are small areas of scattered retouching throughout the background; in the subject's hair and face; and additional lines of retouching and strengthening visible in the folds of her dress at lower right. A semi-circular area of repaint along the lower center edge extends approximately 6 inches into the picture surface. 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.