It has not been possible to see the work outside of its mount. Executed on cream wove paper, laid down on cardboard. There is a vertical repaired tear running accross the right part of the composition. There is a vertical repaired tear (approx. 3 cm long) to the centre of the upper edge. There is a paint loss (0,2 cm wide) towards the centre of the right edge and a few further smaller paint losses in places most predominatly along the extreme edges. There are a few dots of glue remnants to the lower right quadrant. Colours are fresh and vivid. This work is in overall fairly good condition. "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."