The sheet is fully laid down to a backing card. The sheet is unevenly cut, with slightly deckled edges.
There are areas of loss to the top right and left corners with in-fillings, and further small repaired tears in the top left corner. There is a further area of apparent loss and in-filling to the bottom of the extreme left hand edge, with a further subsequent repaired tear in this area; to the centre of the right edge and elsewhere to the extreme edges not all of which are visible in the present mount. There is a diagonal crease and possible repaired tear, c.4in. in length in the bottom left quadrant. This excepting the work appears in good overall condition.
Housed in a thick golden wooden frame, within a cream card mount, behind glass.
"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."