The sheet has been laid on another sheet of paper and has discoloured in line with age. The left edge is perforated. There is a loss to the upper right corner, a couple of diagonal tears to the lower left edge and a diagonal tear to the centre of the top edge. There is a vertical strip of adhesive tape running along the right edge on the reverse and visible on the recto. There are few further adhesive tape patches on the reverse along the edges visible on the recto. There is a horizontal crease in the lower right quadrant. The surface is covered in a light layer of dirt with spots in places and there are handling marks along the edges. Held in a gilt wooden frame behind glass. 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."