- Overall these screens are in good condition with some typical wear and minor damage around the hinges, which can be seen in the images.
- There are some tears mostly repaired in the lower part of both screens.
- The screens are complemented by fine silk brocade which overall is in good condition.
- There are some marks and a few water marks as can be seen in the illustrations.
- At the bottom on the fifth panel of the second screen, there is a paper repair, which could do with some restorations.
"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."