Oil on paper mounted on canvas, as is typical of the artist's work. There are scattered lines of craquelure to the sky and a few very fine lines of craquelure to the contours of the domed structure. The surface is slightly dirty. Under UV light, there are scattered strokes of inpainting in the black pigments around the sun and in the center of the composition. There are some strokes of inpainting along the right and lower edges, as well as in the domed contours around the figures. There are some strokes of inpainting in the white robes of the left most figure, and in the black outlines of the same figure. The work is in overall good 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.