EN : Good overall condition. The patina presents with instances of light wear and of light tarnishing. There are a few rare and small oxidation stains and some tiny vert-de-gris traces in the recessed area of the cast. All consistent with age and use. //// FR : Bon état général. La patine présente quelques instances de légère usure et un léger ternissement. Il y a quelques rares petites traces d'oxydation ainsi que de petites tâches de vert-de-gris dans les renfoncements de la fonte. L'ensemble cohérent avec l'âge et l'utilisation de la pièce. "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."