EN : Very good overall condition.
A few very minor surface scratches scattered, rare and extremely minute dents.
A crack on the wood on the underside and on one side of the base, consistent with age.
FR : Très bon état général. Quelques très légères rayures de surface éparses et quelques rares et infimes enfoncements. Une fissure dans le bois au revers et une sur un côté de la base, cohérentes avec l'âge. "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."