THE COLLECTION OF MELINDA AND PAUL SULLIVAN
A PAIR OF GEORGE I WALNUT FOOTSTOOLS, CIRCA 1725
with oak rails; one with feet tipped, slight difference in heights
height 17 ¾ and 18 ¼ in.; width 22 ½ in.; depth 18 in.
45 cm and 46 cm; 57 cm; 45.5 cm
In good conserved condition with a few small patches to veneer, scattered cracks and wear commensurate with age and use. Repair to one side stretcher, cross stretchers possibly replaced. Later reinforcements to seat rails on one. Drop in seat frames replaced. Feet tipped on one. Ready to place.
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.