PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT COLLECTION
A HUANGHUALI FOUR-SHELF BOOKCASE, SHUGE
90 by 45.1 by h. 176 cm; 25⅜ by 17¾ by 69¼ in.
Overall good condition with small infilled areas. The shelves are made of jichimu.
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.
Christie's New York, 3rd December 1994, lot 227.