In good condition. Scattered losses and rubbing to gilding, mainly on the legs and feet. Some age cracks and shrinkage at crest rail joints, but chairs are stable. Rails with scattered age cracks and some old worm holes. Tapestry covers are associated but 18th century, with some wear and fading, mainly on seats and armrests, but still in reasonable condition with good colour; catalogue photograph is accurate . 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.