Original canvas. There is tiny hole to the right of the right mast of the steamer. There is a layer of surface dirt. There are frame abrasions along all four edges and minor holes to the top corners. Two wooden strips are attached to the right and left tacking edges. There are some very fine cracks to the areas of impasto. UV light reveals minor retouchings along the right edge as well as an area of possible retouching in the lower left. Held in a silver painted wooden frame. Unexamined out of 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."