Condition consistent with age and use with multiple scratches, dents, cracks and lacks of veneer especially along the edges and more significant on the bottom of the legs. A lack of wood on the proper right back leg at the bottom of one edge of approximately 4x1 cm.
On the proper right side of the back, a signifiant dent with minor lacks of wood of approximately 3.5 cm (1 1/4 in.) on one chair.
Signs of previous restorations on both chairs.
The upholstery is soiled and worn, with one torn square of approximately 1,5 x 2 cm. The seat remains structurally sound. "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."