This work is in good condition with a clear and taut canvas. The painting is nicely textured, with a brighter palette in reality. There is a crack on the paint layer located on the upper portion of the right edge where the paint layer has slightly lifted. There are small spots of media accretion on the lower left and lower right. Under ultraviolet light, this work shows a spot of minor restoration positioned on the upper left side (margin). Otherwise, there are no apparent condition problems with this work. Colour of the catalogue illustration is accurate.
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