Far left panel - has a long vertical crack which goes through to the back in the middle and upper left right (about 3in). 2nd Panel from the left - very good except for the border crack on upper left border and re lacquered, and there are several dents on right border (which is visible in the illustration as white spots). 3rd panel from the left - has a minor crack to the upper right and two minor dents to the ground black lacquer in the middle (between branches). 4th panel - Has a crack to the lower middle (which is faintly visible in the illustration ) which is about 12in long. 5th panel - has a vertical crack on lower left (very faintly visible in the illustration). Otherwise good condition.
This lot will be offered without reserve. 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. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.