Good condition overall.
The wood surface presents with some surface scratches, light scuff marks and a few small dents and small chips, not visually distractive and consistent with age and use. The seat of half of the chairs presents with some more visible scratches. Two chairs presents with two lighter stains on the seat : one rectangular of approximately 9x5 cm and one light scuff mark of approximately 5x2 cm. The wood is slightly dry overall, mostly on the legs, and presents with a few light cracks. The seat of one chair with a more significant T shaped crack on approximately 10 x 3,5 cm. The backrests of three chairs are slightly moving and two chairs are slightly unstable. Scattered light stains and a few paint stains on the surface. Most of the chairs presents with scattered small humidity stains, concentrated to the legs.
"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."