PROPERTY OF A NEW YORK COLLECTOR
A GEORGE III MAHOGANY CHINESE CHIPPENDALE LIBRARY ARMCHAIR, CIRCA 1765
height 39 ¾ in., width 31 ¾ in., length 27 ½ in.
100.9 cm; 80.6 cm; 69.9 cm
Scattered minor losses and rubbing to fretwork. General wear, chips, scrapes, and age cracks throughout. Old repairs to arm rest supports and one back foot. Not examined under upholstery. Castors later.
Sturdy build, upholstery in very good condition and ready to use.
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.
Hyde Park Antiques, New York