The sheet is sound, undulating and has been float mounted. The left edge is deckled and the other edges are intentionally frayed. The work is in generally good overall condition. There is a tiny tear along the left edge in the upper left quadrant. There are a few scattered media marks and creases, including a horizontal crease beginning near the centre of the right edge.
Held under glass in a simple stained wood box frame with a cream mount; unexamined out of frame.
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