Overall in very good condition. The prisms are an assembled set and display a variety of warm gold and amber tones when illuminated. When viewed with reflected light, the prisms display golden iridescence. The glass with some minor air bubbles, particulate inclusions, and surface irregularities inherent in the making and not visually distracting. Some of the prisms with minor edge flecks consistent with age and handling. One prism appears to be a replacement and displays a more rounded profile and slightly darker coloration. The bronze fixture is in very good condition and displays a rich russet brown patina. The bronze surfaces with scattered minor surface scratches, abrasions and light wear consistent with age and handling. The chains all appear to be period and present with scattered minor surface scratches, abrasions, and light wear. With period sockets. An extremely dynamic and complex work with great visual presence. 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.