Oil on canvas, unframed and lined. The stretcher is slightly torqued, especially at the lower corners. The surface appears to have recently been cleaned, and is in overall very good condition. There is a stable web of very fine craquelure visible throughout the picture surface. Minor areas of abrasion and accompanying loss, especially at the upper left corner and along the right side of the lower edge. Overall the surface presents well. Under UV light, there is scattered retouching visible throughout the work. This retouching is most evident along the upper edge and throughout the sky, though additional small scattered dots and dashes of retouching are visible throughout the figures the horses and the architecture in the background. 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.