The colours in the catalogue illustration are fairly accurate, although the overall tonality is slightly light, brighter and warmer in the original.
This work is in good condition. Some of the collaged elements are lifting and there are tiny spots of foxing throughout. Close inspection reveals some nicks, minute tears, paper skinning and tiny dog ears in places towards the edges of the work. Further close inspection reveals some slight discoloration in places throughout. "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."