Overall measurements: 127cm across the top, 135cm across the bottom, 309cm the left hand side, 315cm the right hand side.
Even closely sheared pie overall. Generally 1-2mm, some minor areas in upper right hand border with knotbars appearing. A re-weave in upper left left hand corner, irregularly shaped, approximately 40 by 15cm and a handful of other minute reweaves scattered through rug. Minute areas of foundation visible in the lower right hand corner border, old moth damage? Sidecords re-overcast, ends overlocked with trimmed fringes. Crisply drawn with good sense of space. Field with two stags and a small figure.
"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."