The colours in the catalogue illustration are fairly accurate, although the illustraion fails to fully convey the true surface texture and glitter apparent in the original.
Condition: This work is in very good condition. The canvas is slightly undulating beneath the frame.
The artist's frame is in very good condition. There are a few short cracks, rubs , light rub marks and minute paint loss in a few isolated places around the edges.
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