This work is in very good condition.Upon closer inspection, a thin layer of dust overall and two pinhole-sized paint loss can be noticed to the upper left edge.The canvas is well lined. A 5cm restoration mark can be noticed under UV light, most likely due to an old cut. The work is not framed.
The colours in the catalogue illustration are accurate, with the overall tonality tending more towards a softer and brighter colour palette in the original 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."