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Tokugawa-era Tea Bowl

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Printing impressions (16):
  • Base colour for paper
  • Key block
  • Base tone for bowl
  • First over-colour for bowl (minus 'open' areas at bottom)
  • Reprint of fourth impression with vermillion gradation
  • Reprint same impression with light grey tone
  • Gradation on inner cup (2x)
  • Light blue 'wave'
  • Brown 'specks'
  • 'Moon' shape
  • Yellow on chipped patch of rim
  • White 'waves'
  • Faint grey on bowl foot
  • faint embossment to create slight 'rounded' effect
  • Background tone around bowl
  • Re-do key block to reiterate outline