Executed on cream wove paper, not laid down and attached to the mount at two places along the upper edge. The sheet is time stained. There are flattened creases to the sheet, most notably to the upper part of the composition. There is a vertical tear measuring approx. 2cm to the right of the lower edge, as well as a vertical tear measuring 3cm to the centre of the upper edge. There is a small area of discoloration to the centre of the right edge, possible studio. There are remnants of old tape to the verso of all four edges. This work is in overall fairly 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. 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."