The height of the upper stem is adjustable. Good overall condition. The paint of the shades presents with a few scratches, minute scuff marks and a few tiny chips of paint, partially visible in the online catalogue illustration. The edges of the shades present with some chips of paint. One shade with a bigger scratch of approximately 12 cm and a bigger scuff mark on approximately 8 and 4 cm. The stem with some surface scratches, some wear and light oxidation throughout. Some instances of abrasions and losses to the gilt. The painted base with some scratches, including a deeper one on approximately 7 cm, some stains and some surface soiling. 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."