Original canvas. There are frame abrasions along the edges. There is craquelure visible in places, most notably in both upper corners and along the top edge. Some further minor cracks and flecks of paint loss are scattered throughout the composition. There is a light layer of surface dirt. Inspection under UV light reveals scattered retouching along the edges and corners. Some further scattered spots of retouching are visible in the background, along the sitter's left arm and in places on her shirt. Held in a gilt 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."