This work is in excellent condition. The canvas is still stretched on its original stretcher. The paint layer is stable and clean. The varnish to the surface is probably original to the artist. There are no paint losses or restorations. This work should be hung as is. (This condition report has been provided courtesy of Simon Parkes Art Conservation, Inc.)
Framed dimensions: 69 7/8 by 89 5/8 in.
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.
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