(i) This work is in good overall condition as viewed. There is evidence of wear and folds at the borders of the work but this does not affect the overall image. There are some minor spots of loss visible upon close inspection near the figure's right eye, at his left sleeve and hair, head, as well as at the upper left quadrant of the work. However this is consistent with the medium of the work. Framed, under glass.
(ii) This work is in good overall condition as viewed. There is evidence of wear, folds and some fox marks at the borders of the work but this does not affect the overall image. Upon close inspection, some pinhole spots of pigment loss are visible at the red area near the neck of the figure. Framed, under glass. 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.