The panel consists of one plank, beveled on all four sides, and slightly bowed. The paint surface is stable and in good condition overall with some areas of paint loss in bottom right corner and slight frame abrasion at bottom and left edges. Under UV light, areas of retouching to address frame abrasion are visible at bottom and left edges as well as bottom right corner and around the boy at center.
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.