There is surface dirt to the marble at several places consistent with age and handling.
There are several breaks notably to his neck, to his right arm, shoulder, elbow and wrist, and to the fingers of his proper right hand.There are two diagonal breaks to the base, with one new element replaced. There is a chip to the big toe of his proper left foot and a break through the toes of his right foot as well as his right ankle. There are a few minor chips to the back of his left hand and grapes. There is also a fine crack to the left arm of the infant Satyre.
"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."