The work is adhered to the mount at the corners and at intervals along the edges but is not laid down. The sheet undulates slightly in places. There is a very faint diagonal crease towards the lower left corner with one or two further more minor instances of creasing elsewhere. There is a small faint horizontal cut at the extreme upper left corner. There are a small number of minor flecks of foxing to the sheet in places. There are some instances of studio matter, surface dirt and handling marks at the edges. Subject to the above the work appears in very good overall condition.
The work is float mounted and held behind glass in a painted wooden frame.
Please telephone the department on +44 (0) 207 293 6424 if you have any questions regarding the present work.
"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."