signed (lower right)
mixed media on canvas
200 by 200cm., 78¾ by 78¾in.
There are a handful of areas of minor surface loss, largely concentrated along the edges of the work were the canvas meets the frame. Please note that there are a handful of minor surface cracks in various places particularly to the areas with a heavier impasto. Overall, the work is in good condition.
This work is framed.
Inspection under UV light reveals no signs of restoration or repair.
Catalogue illustration is perhaps slightly brighter.
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Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner