The work is in very good condition. The board is sound. There are some frame abrasions around the extreme edges. Some surface dust is present. There is some fine craquelure in the right half of the brown pot. Under UV light, a thick layer of varnish makes reading difficult. A few minor scattered spots of inpainting visible, most notably to the lower center of the pot measuring one-quarter inch in length. 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.