In Country house condition. This pair of well used chairs show signs of age and use. One with re-tipped legs and spliced internal seat rail and re-veneered back seat rail. The other with replaced back and side rails.
Some stretchers possibly replaced. All historic restoration has been well-done. Some evidence of old worm.
Green leather is worn and one seat with tears and losses and the other with a loss to front corner.
One with crack to ladder.
Both with scuffs old marks and scratches to timber as to be expected. "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."