Original canvas. There are frame abrasions along the edges with some associated paint loss. There is a canvas buckle in the upper left. There is craquelure visible throughout, including several areas of circular craquelure to the sky and the background between the houses. There are several small areas of paint losses to the ground in the lower right corner and another area of paint loss to the window with the three figures. There are other minor flecks of paint loss visible elsewhere. There are two thin horizontal indentations running across the lower half of the canvas. There are abrasions in places, most notably to the spear visible between the houses. There is a layer of surface dirt with spots in places and the varnish has discoloured unevenly. Inspection under UV light reveals scattered retouching along the edges. Held in a carved wooden frame. Unexamined out of frame. "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."