Good overall condition.
Scattered easy to remove plaster white stains on the stem and the feet.
Scratches on the alabaster shades.
One shade has been previously broken into pieces and restored (the restorations are visible) and still presents with a significant chip of approximately 3,5 x 1 cm along the top edge. The restored shade does not perfectly fit within the bronze structure. A bronze element holding the shade is missing.
Sotheby's does not guarantee electrical components and suggests having all wiring inspected by a licensed electrician "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."