Oil on canvas, unlined. The picture surface is clean and fresh, with vibrant colors. Some minor discolored varnish is visible on the picture surface. Minor scuff marks visible at the extreme edges, though mainly not visible in the current framing. Under UV light, the majority of the picture is obscured by a green-fluorescing varnish, though this varnish has been cleaned from the lighter pigments. There are minor dots and dashes of retouching visible in the figure's proper left calf and a 1 inch area of retouching in her proper left shoulder. Minor dashes and scattered retouches are also visible around the figure's proper right eye; the right side and tip of her nose; and the lower right side of her cheek. Framed and ready to hang in its current 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. 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.