Overall good condition. All have some old worm damage and repairs to chair rails including the addition of strengtheners to the inside of the rails. Chair 1: This chair has repairs to the back of the uprights including the addition of metal strengthening brackets. Chair 2. This chair has a cracked and repaired top-rail. Chair 3. This chair has a cracked and repaired top rail. Chair 4. This chair also has cracked and repaired top- rail with some later inset elements. Chairs 5 and 6 restoration to legs.
Overall they make a very attractive set of chairs. "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."