with restorations; secondary wood is maple; lacking knee returns; one foot replaced; several other feet heavily restored; side talon lacking on one foot; one foot is partially dog-chewed; top possible replacement; 20 1/2 in. by 1 3/4 in. patch to rule joint; several patches to leg squares; table with sunbleaching; patches and repairs to legs; refinished. 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.