To the unaided eye, this piece appears to be in good condition. Inspection under ultraviolet light reveals a normal fluorescence of the artist's pigments. There are no signs of restoration. There is a stretcher bar impression in the canvas along the upper edge and two drip marks extending downward from the upper center of the piece that have left a slight discoloration. The piece is framed in a pale rustic wood frame with a gold inner rim and a linen liner. The frame is in good condition with normal signs of wear. The liner has some discoloration. Plate: A Sign of Victory, Stan Davis Verso: [sticker attached to backing] A Sign of Victory; Attention, A year from purchase date it is suggested that this painting be cleaned and a final Damar varnish be applied by a reputable restorer or frame shop.