With scattered age and construction cracks, dents and abrasions. Bases and inset top later. Pelmets with some old worm damage to underside; not extensive. Scattered losses to gesso both on base and pelmet top. Some small losses to carving. Some areas probably regessoed. Redecorated, decoration with some rubbing, losses and surface dirt. 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.