Overall good restored condition; over-gilt; fitted for electricity; the first with a repaired break to one candle nozzle at join with candle arm; two repaired breaks to right husk swag at join with right candle arm and with apron; the second with old repaired breaks to hus swags at joins with right and left candle arms; overall with old cracks and small losses to gilding and gesso especially to aprons. 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.