EN : Shovel : The wood is dry overall with some discoloured areas. Some scratches and small dents, some of them might be original.
Sculpture : The wood is very dry with several cracks but this aspect is most likely original. The glass with several original chips.
FR : Pelle : Le bois est asséché avec des zones décolorées. Quelques rayures et petits enfoncements, certains d'origine.
Sculpture : Le bois est très désséché avec de nombreuses fissures mais cet aspect est très probablement d'origine. Le verre avec plusieurs éclats d'origine. "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."