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Fading of Ukiyo-e Prints

 

A further comparison is offered here between the previously illustrated faded impression of Shunei's hosoban and a well-preserved example. This design was originally the left-hand sheet of a triptych.

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Shunei sojuro 3
Fig. 3A: Shunei
Sawamura Sôjûrô III
(Faded colors)
Shunei unfaded
Fig. 3B: Shunei
Sawamura Sôjûrô III
(Very good colors)
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