Surface: Please note that there are areas where the surface of the work has previously stuck to the glass of the frame and has since caused various areas of minor surface loss. The largest area of loss is within the centre of the work and measures approx 10mm. wide. There appear to be a light scratch to the dark blue/ purple background throughout, the largest being in the upper left-hand quadrant of the work and measuring approximately 50mm. long. Minor creasing and tiny folds to corners of the work.
Please note that this work is framed. Please note that this work is fixed to its mount.
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