With age and construction cracks. Carving with abrasions, minor chips and dents. One with break to one corner of back rest, another with restored break to one leg. Scattered losses to gesso. Largest loss to gesso approximately 1.5 by 1.5 in. above knee of front right leg of one later copy. Backs with later paint, gilding with rubbing, losses and surface dirt overall. Gilding refreshed in a few small areas; now mostly rubbed away. Scattered old worm damage to all, resulting in small losses to wood in a few areas; not extensive. Feet blocked. In good 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.