This painting is in good condition overall, as is the canvas, which is clear and taut. There are networks of craquelure scattered throughout the surface, with the majority being on the upper register (sky), but the paint layers are sound and stable. There is evidence of wear and handling along the edges and margins and some dust/ dirt accumulated in some crevices. Examination under ultraviolet lights reveal some retouching on the upper register (i.e. sky and wall of church), as well as a spot on the lower right. Framed. "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."