Overall in excellent condition, showing only very minor wear with areas of rubbing and surface scratches. With a couple of minor edge chips to the bottom edge of the top. Top with minor rubbing, a couple of drip marks and some scattered shallow scratches. One shallow scratch extending approximately 14 inches. The desk has a single drawer immediately below the top that lacks a removable divider. 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.