Gift of the Collector's Corner (accession no. M1967.37).
Thomas S. Michie, ed. Gerald Ward, American Furniture with Related Decorative Arts 1660-1830, The Milwaukee Art Museum and the Layton Collection, (New York: Hudson Hills Press, 1991), p. 220-221, cat. no. 85.
Overall fine condition. Wear, discoloration, and minor losses to edges commensurate with age and use. 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.