The sheet is secured to the mount with two tabs of adhesive tape in the upper corners. The left, right and upper edges are unevenly cut. There are a number of nicks to all four edges, in particular a loss to the extreme upper left corner, and a similar loss to the lower right corner. There is some mount staining to the sheet in line with the current presentation, not visible. There are a small number of very minor instances of surface dirt and possible studio matter. This excepting the work appears to be in good overall condition.
The work is window mounted and held behind glass in a simple wooden frame.
Please telephone the department on +44 (0) 207 293 6424 if you have any questions regarding the present work. "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."