This work is in original unlined condition. Overall the work remains bright and fresh aside from visible surface dirt and dust. There is scattered, widely patterned craquelure on the picture surface with some associated minor pinpoint dots of loss and lifting, particularly on the darker blue iceberg at lower left. There are a few additional scattered minor dents and scratches. Abrasion with associated loss is visible along the upper edge in current framing, and with associated discoloration along the right edge. Under UV: there is a long diagonal line of inpainting extending from the upper left edge. One additional small area of retouching near the right upper 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. 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.