AMERICAN CARVED AND WHITE-WASHED PINE ROCKING HORSE, LATE 19TH CENTURY
Height 19 ½ in. by Length 35 in.
In very fine worn condition areas of paint loss commensurate age and use. The applied mane at the top of the head broken off. Splintered area of rough-cut pine on the interior edge middle proper right side. The hind proper left leg slightly loose but stable. Very light exposure to heat causing paint craquelure. Small holes on bottom of hooves indicate missing stand.
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.