A layer of ocre paint is visible throughout the surface. The joints of the elements composing the mould are visible on the surface of the plaster bust. There are a few chips along the edges of the base, the edges of the bust and to the hair. Larger losses are visible to the proper right edge of the bust, to the lower edge of the base and where the plaster is numbered (partly legible). A break has been restored to the proper left side of the lower edge of the base. The bust is numbered in black to the back: "ANT. 1882-128". "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."