Overall in excellent original condition showing only minor signs of wear. The leather is in superb original condition with only minor surface scratches and crazing. With slight darkening to the front edge of the seat and the middle of the seat back as result of use. The leather is soft and stable and the signs of age have only accentuated this chair. The mahogany feet and arms with only minor surface scratches from use. And extraordinary chair form in superb condition. 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.