The canvas is not lined. Examination under UV light reveals an area of retouching to the upper centre corresponding to a repaired tear, an area of retouching to the haystack towards the lower right corner, a spot of retouching to the sky in the upper left corner, a further spot of retouching to the foreground towards the centre of the lower edge, as well as some small scattered spots and lines of retouching along the upper edge, along the upper part of the right edge, notably in the upper corners. There is some further minor spots of retouching in places to the sky as well as to the field in the lower left corner. The canvas is gently undulating. There are fine lines of stable craquelure along the upper parts of the left and right edges as well as to the lower left corner. There are a few faint fly spots to the sky. There is a tiny paint loss towards the upper right corner as well as a further tiny paint loss to the green tree to the left of the central haystack. This work is in fairly good overall 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."