EN : Good condition overall.
Minor surface scratches scattered.
Very minute chips on the tips of both wings, almost invisible to the eye.
Minute dents on the edges of the wrought-iron elements.
Light dirt scattered, especially in the crevices on the head.
FR : Bon état général.
Petites rayures de surface. Très petits éclats aux extrémités de chacune des ailes, presque invisible à l'oeil nu. Très petits enfoncements sur les arêtes des éléments en fer forgé. Léger encrassement épars, plus particulièrements dans les recoins de la tête. "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."