Overall good condition. The bronze displays a rich russet brown patina with light surface scratches, abrasions, rubbing, scattered oxidation and residue consistent with age and gentle handling. The blown glass appears to be original and in very good condition with light surface scratches, wax residue and surface soiling to the recessed areas adjacent to the articulated bronze structure. The period bobeches with wax residue and oxidation. The period snuffer is in good condition with wax residue. 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.