The colours in the illustration catalogue are fairly accurate, although the paper tone is slightly warmer in the original.
This work is in very good condition. The sheet is held loosely in its frame. Very close inspection reveals some slight discoloration to the extreme edges of the sheet and some minute spots of foxing in isolated places. Further very close inspection reveals some light creases and very faint handling marks in isolated places throughout. "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."