This work is in good condition. Stretcher marks visible on closer inspection along the edges and the centre cross axis. Some surface imperfections on centre left and lower left. A 5cm restored tear can be seen on the bottom centre edge upon closer inspection, possibly done by the artist. The work would benefit from a light clean. No sign of restoration under UV light.
The colours in the catalogue illustration are accurate. "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."