Please note that this work is framed and has not been examined outside of its frame. Areas of minor loss along the edges of the work where the image meets the beading. Very light scratches in places. Areas of light surface dust. Minor skinning in places. Very light cracking to surface, visible on close inspection. Overall, the work appears to be in good condition. Inspection under UV light reveals no signs of restoration or repair.
Further enquiries: Please telephone the department on +44 (0)207 293 6323 if you have any questions regarding the present work. "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."