The sheet is adhered to the mount with a tab of adhesive tape at each corner. The sheet undulates slightly. There is a small tear to each of the left, upper and lower edges, with a few further more minor tears and nicks to the extreme edges. There are Artist's pinholes to each of the four corners, with an associated tear to the pinhole at the upper left corner. There is a diagonal crease to the upper right corner, with a few further more minor creases in places. The ink has slightly faded over time. There are remnants of previous adhesives at each of the four corners. There are some scattered small flecks of foxing, one or two minor scuffs, and some light surface dirt and instances of studio detritus and matter in places. This excepting, the work appears to be in good overall condition.
The work is float mounted and held behind glass in a painted wooden frame.
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