Built but brand new. Bought at $180 locally. Box discarded n easel built but never use coz I use the other easel which was damaged but managed to fix it after this one was bought. Save you lot of time n troubles of complex installation(took me about 2 hours to complete). Solid beech wood, very durable,suitable for buyer looking for long lasting easel. Can hold big canvas up to 122cm. Note: Low ballers will be ignored. Size: 60cm x 56cm (base) x 176 (raise to 245)cm. Mln. height can be shrunk to 154cm (see last picture) Self collect at Marsiling Drive Blk 37. You may need to arrange own transport. You may cancel deal if you think it is not new after viewing.