Overall fair condition; the marble top with minor wear to edges; the gilt-bronze clean and with minor areas of oxidation in crevices; the frieze drawer with two small losses to the veneers of the bottom right corner and with slight lifting; lifting to the gilt-bronze mount of frieze drawer right of the central bronze tablet; some infilling and inpainted holes around the gilt-bronze mounts floral swags to tops of legs; overall with some old marks and scratches. 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.