Good overall condition.
The lacquered metal presents with scattered scratches and scuffs. There are some chips of paint, mostly concentarted around the corners and the edges, revealing the rusted metal underneath. Some soiling and larger stains that appear to be water stains. One side presents with scattered tiny paint stains. The wooden shelves present with the usual scratches, scuffs and instances of abrasion. There are some darker stains scattered, consistent witha ge and use. The red painted perforated wood panel is newer. The coat racks are missing. "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."