This painting is in very good condition. With the unaided eye there are no issues. Closer inspection under ultraviolet light reveals normal fluorescence of artist's pigments, and no signs of restoration. The piece is framed in an ornate gold frame. The frame is in very good condition with normal wear. Nameplate: Treading Softly, Francois Koch. Verso: inscribed on canvas in artist's hand: Francois Koch ‘Treading Softly’ (Tucson, AZ).