FR : Très bon état général.
Le parchemin n'est pas d'origine mais a été regainé à l'identique.
Quelques légèrs soulèvements de parchemin au niveau des jonctions.
Quelques petites fissures aux jonctions du piétement en bois.
Usure à la dorure des poignées.
EN : Very good overall condition.
The vellum is not the original one but has been identically reproduced.
The vellum is slightly lifting at the junctions.
Very minor cracks to the junctions on the woodent base.
Wear to the gilt on the handles.
"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."