dedicated, dated and signed l.l.: For Phyllis/ 9th March '68/ D. O'Neill
25 by 35cm., 10 by 13½in.
The sheet appears sound and not laid down. Minor crease and cockling to upper edge. Two small abrasions to left edge. Discolourling to the edges of the sheet due to the old mount. In good condition overall and would benefit from re-framing.
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Gifted by the artist to the present owner's mother and thence by descent