Dressing table : Several cracks on the varnish and the veneer, especially on the sides and the base. One side with a few dents and three significant scratches, some of them with small lacks of veneer. The other side with scattered scratches, a few dents with small lacks of veneer and with important wear/light scuffed areas to the varnish especially along the corners. The front with scattered scuffs, dents, small lacks of veneer and a few cracks.
Stool : cracks on the veneer and scratches scattered. Several cracks, scuffs and lacks of veneer have been poorly re-finished. The seat has been re-upholstered and is in very 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. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."