A pair of cabinets of very similar design from the Castello Reale di Sarre, Valle d'Aosta and belonging to the Princess Royal Maria Gabriella di Savoia was sold, Christie's, London, June 27, 2007, lot 244.
Minor marks, and small restorations to the veneer. Old hairline cracks, and pluged holes to the veneer. Minor scratches and dents consistent with age and use. In overall 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.