Executed on cream wove paper, not laid down and sandwiched between glass and backing board. The extreme edges are slightly unevenly cut. There are a few spots of minor paint shrinkage in areas and a few tiny dots of paint losses. It appears to be no evidence of retouching visible under UV light. The sheet is light stained. There are some studio marks on the reverse of the work. The work is inscribed Isabelle Rouault, it bears a studio marks and a stamp of the initials on the reverse. 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. 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."