Good condition overall with surface dirt, notably in the crevices, and minor scratches consistent with age and handling. The fairly thick dark brown patina fairly worn at several places. Traces of oxidation are visible on both bronzes. Pluto's proper left arm is cast separately with a joint slightly visible. Proserpina's proper left foot is cast separately with a joint slightly visible above the ankle. Orithye's proper left arm is cast separately with a joint and a plug visible. Here proper left foot is cast separately as well with a joint slightly visible. Good quality cast for both bronzes. "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."