This painting is in excellent condition. Very close inspection shows a very small number of extremely short, hairline drying cracks towards the left of the top edge, which are inherent to the medium. Viewed under raking light there is an extremely thin and faint 4" vertical hairline crack towards the lower right corner, and there is a minute loss to the extreme overturn lower right edge. Under ultraviolet light there are no apparent restorations. The canvas is not 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."