Overall the condition of the wood is good with some wear and dirt to the surface consistent with age. There are losses to the paint throughout due to rubbing and flaking. There is craquelure throughout the surface. Many of the affected areas have been refreshed. There is some particular rubbing to the proper left eyelid of the Virgin, Her upper lip and the tips of Her fingers, the Child's lips, palm of the proper right hand and the tips of the fingers on the proper left hand. The joints of the fingers and along the edges of the frame are slightly open. There is a rounded slot to the lower edge of the frame. "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."