The sheet is adhered to the mount with two strips of adhesive tape along the upper edge and one to the lower edge. The sheet cockles slightly in keeping with the Artist's materials. There are scattered, small flecks of staining and time staining at the extreme edges, visible to the verso. There are one or two instances of surface matter and light surface dust in places. There is staining to the sheet. This excepting, the work appears to be in very good overall condition.
The work is window mounted and held behind glass in a painted wooden frame.
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