Lot 7
  • 7

A George III mahogany stool, circa 1760

Estimate
3,000 - 5,000 GBP
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Description

  • mahogany
  • 54cm. high, 58.5cm. wide, 45.5cm. deep; 1ft. 9┬╝in., 1ft. 11in., 1ft. 6in.
the saddle-shaped seat surmounting a cupboard enclosed by a tambour door, supported on shaped apron on cabriole legs

Condition

This charming stool is in fairly good condition, with marks and scratches consistent with age and use. The top with attractive figurine and the tambour door in good working order. There is a chip to one of the back roundels, and the legs are scuffed, particularly to feet and edges; one leg has been repaired.
"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."