5,000 to - 7,000 USD
produced by N. C. Jensen Kjær, Denmark
oak, original woven pigskin
33¼ x 25 x 20½ in. (84.4 x 63.5 x 52 cm)
Overall in very good condition. The wooden surfaces are in age-appropriate condition and present with scratches throughout, areas of occasional light discoloration to the finish and minor abrasions as well as indentations concentrated to the edges. The front corners of the seat with some occasional very minimal losses to the wood which are not visually distracting and consistent with gentle use. The original woven pigskin is in age-appropriate condition and the webbing structure appears undisturbed. The pigskin presents with some scratches, areas of discoloration and rubbing throughout consistent with use. The edges of the pigskin elements with some very minor abrasions and occasional minute losses which are stable and not affecting functionality.
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.