This work is in very good and sound condition overall. All elements are present and stable. There is a surface layer of dust, visible upon close inspection. There is scattered wear, including accretions and abrasions, visible upon close inspection. There are scattered areas of wood loss with associated pigment loss, predominantly to the turning edges of the elements that protrude the most, the largest of which is a ½ inch loss to the grey triangular element at the left vertical edge. 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. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.