CONDITION REPORT

Lot # 502
Fine Canadian Art Online auction


Bertram Charles (B.C.) Binning
BCSFA CGP CSGA OC RAIC RCA 1909 - 1976 Canadian

Baroque Self Portrait
ink on paper
signed and dated 1943 and on verso signed, titled and dated
19 x 11 1/2 in  48.3 x 29.2cm


Overall Condition of Work
  - Overall, this work is in fair to good condition.
Framing and Mounting
  - Non-archival tape from previous framing present at the perimeter of the work on verso.
  - This work is archivally hinged along the upper edge on verso.
  - This work is framed with an archival mat.
  - This work is framed with regular glass.
Paper Support
  - Creases present in the lower left corner.
  - Discolouration present overall.
Methods of Inspection
  - This work was inspected out of the frame.
  - This work was inspected under magnification.
Notes on Material
 
Comments on Condition
  A minor accretion or iregularity in the paper is present in the upper right quadrant, in the mirror.
  Prepared by: Deirdre Hofer
  Report date: Saturday, June 01, 2019

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