In distressed condition and would benefit from professional attention. Some lustres and sprays lacking. Two of armatures still in place attached to the lot, one of these was intact and the other was missing part of its largest hanging drop pendant (the broken piece is loose but present)
The other six of these armatures were lose in the bag relating to this lot. Four are intact, two of them are damaged – one of these was missing its bottom two hanging glass pendants as well as three of the protruding glass cylinders, the other one was missing all of its hanging glass pendants. Benefit from a clean and restoration. "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."