Overall in fair condition. The wooden surfaces with multiple scuffs, scratches, nicks shallow indentations and discolouration throughout as partially visible in the catalogue illustration. The wooden shelves with fading and multiple circular ring marks. The top left proper corner of the frame surrounding the silk with a loss measuring approximately 3.5cm. The silk fabric with multiple areas of abrasions and fraying and staining concentrated to the lower proper left corner and middle proper right side. The red painted interior of the central shelving unit with multiple scuffs and scratches concentrated to the base. The rear of the unit with writing in white paint and associated paint flecks. The glass handles with scattered scuffs and fine scratches. All of the above is consistent with age and use. A professional restorers quotation is available upon request. "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."