Property from the Neil & Gina Smith Collection
AN EARLY VICTORIAN ROSEWOOD PIANO STOOL BY GILLOWS, CIRCA 1850
with a hinged padded seat revealing vertical divides, a fret-carved body between columnar uprights over a drawer on gadrooned bun feet
height 21 in.; width 24 in.; depth 16 in.
53.3 cm; 61 cm; 40.6 cm
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Light fading to rosewood. Rear fretwork panel with some repairs, otherwise all panels in good condition. Stamped "GILLOW" top center edge of drawer. Some moisture staining to cushion top.
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.
Anonymous Sale, Wilkinson's, Doncaster, 12 December 1999