Executed on cream thick paper, not laid down and affixed to the overmount along the upper edge with tape. The extreme edges are unevenly cut. There are some glue and paper remnants along the extreme edges related to previous mounting (not visible when framed). Examination under UV light reveals no evidence of retouching. There is some paint shrinkage with associated flecks of paint losses in places, most predominately to the lower right quadrant. There are a few bristles from artist's brush in places, most predominately towards the centre of the composition. This work is in overall good 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."