October 26, 2016 (in progress)
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Lot 1147: A WILLIAM AND MARY WALNUT, BURR YEW AND MARQUETRY CHEST OF DRAWERS |(79 views)
Description: with two short and three long graduated drawers, restorations
In overall reasonable restored condition. There are losses to the marquetry veneer to the top and drawer fronts. There is also evidence of some minor staining and discolouration. The chest with later handles and on later bracket feet. With old marks and scratches throughout commensurate with age and use.
"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."
Dimensions: 95cm. high, 94cm. wide, 56cm. deep; 3ft. 1½in., 3ft 1in., 1ft. 10in.