In overall good restored condition. The arm support to one chair has been replaced and is of a slightly uneven colour. This chair also with a replaced seat rail to the back and a spliced repair to the original arm support. The other chair with a spliced repair to the right hand arm support.
With later blocks to the underside of both chairs and old signs of worm that appear to be no longer active to both chairs. Both also exhibit some minor losses to veneer and restored age cracking to the moulding below the drop in seats. "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."