Both with age and construciton cracks and abrasions to carving. Both with old worm damage. Both with legs blocked. Smaller fauteuil with restored breaks to stretcher and two feet recarved. Taller fauteuil most probably reconstructed from a sofa. Taller fauteuil with later stretcher and with considerable loss to one feet as a result of cat or dog scratches and wood worm. Upholstery with some tears; not extensive, and scattered slits and color changes and dirt. In otherwise sound 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.