Overall good condition.
The wooden structure is slightly dry and presents with some scratches, small dents, a few small chips and previous small woodworms holes, all consistent with age and use.
The leak is slightly dry and presents with a few cracks and seam separations. The leak presents with some small areas of previous restorations, visible on the inner side of the chandelier. Some of the cut glass elements are slightly moving but all of them are still fixed.
"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."