Wear to the gilding in some places, notably to the high points. The gilding have been retouched, notably in the background. There are a few scratches visible in some places, notably in the background. Fixing holes are visible on each corner and in the center of the upper edge. The torso embossed in high relief. The cloak, fur collar, beard and hat finely engraved. There are two unidentified coats of arms on the upper corners of the relief. "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."