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Technique and condition
This watercolour of a winged figure on laid paper is in fair condition. It is adhered to a secondary support with adhesive.
On acquisition the work was removed from the secondary support and locally cleaned. Adhesive residues have been removed and the work pressed prior to being inlaid into 'Zerkall' toned wove paper 150gsm using Spider tissue tabs and methyl-cellulose. The work was pressed and mounted in a 'Dull white' museum board.