The sheet is adhered to the mount at the corners. The upper and lower edges are deckled. There are Artist's pinholes to the upper and lower left corners. The sheet undulates slightly in places. There is a vertical tear to the upper edge just to the left of centre. There is some possible staining to the edges of the sheet, possibly due to a previous mount. The sheet is possibly slightly time stained. There are one or two probable small flecks of foxing. There is light surface dirt and one or two small instances of surface matter or detritus. This excepting, the work appears in very good overall condition.
The work is float mounted and held behind glass in a composite frame.
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