The condition of the marble is good with dirt and wear to the surface consistent with age. There is some minor veining consistent with the material. There is some minor residue to the child with the ring, and to within the ring, as well as to the tree trunk and associated area of the second relief. There are some chips and abrasions to the edges of the marble. There is dirt to the crevices.
There are some scratches and abrasions to the wood frames. The frame to the relief with the see-saw has been worn down at the top to make room for the child's head. "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."