Red Flowers: Deep vertical cracks along right edge; under UV: two spots of inpainting upper left corner, a few strokes of inpainting in clouds upper right. Blue flowers: A few very fine vertical cracks in background; under UV: 1 by 1/2 inch area of inpainting just beneath signature, some strokes of inpainting in darkest pigments of flower field.
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