The sheet does not appear to have been laid down. There is soft creasing and cockling to the sheet throughout, particularly in the upper and lower portions. There is a fold crease to the upper left hand corner. There are five small horizontal tears to the upper edge, the most notable is in the centre and approx 5cm in length. There are two small holes to the sheet near the centre left hand edge. The work is generally faded throughout. There are some scattered specks of surface dirt and some areas of staining throughout. A few scattered specks of surface dirt.
Held under glass in a simple stained frame and cream mount. Please note that the work has not been examined out of its 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."