Good overall condition. The bronze presents with some light surface scratches and with minute dents. The silvered bronze presents with some tarnishing overall and some scattered small oxidation stains. One sconce with a scuff to the silvering along one edge. The sockets of one sconce are newer. The shades are in faux-fur.
Sotheby's does not guarantee electrical components and suggests having all wiring inspected by a licensed electrician.
Dimensions are given without the shades and without the electrical components. "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."