As shown, it looks like there is a gap in the back, but the 2 main sections were not “joined” in these pictures – there is a metal brace that slides into the bottom of the sections to join them – no gap when its fully assembled
looking at sofa, front left corner where the cats have scratched it.
whole thing assembled takes up about 9 ft x 9 ft 2 main pieces are about 7.5 ft x 3 ft x 3ft
back left corner, also some cat scratches
right back corner, didn’t realize it came out this blurry – similar to the other back corner.
front right arm
not sure what the stain is from, there’s a couple other small stains here and there.
center cushion – I do not believe the marks are stains – just from something sitting on the cushion while stored in the garage