Re: Help identify an ukiyo-e artist


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Posted by Alec W. (174.105.163.103) on May 17, 2021 at 03:26:08:

In Reply to: Re: Help identify an ukiyo-e artist posted by T Moretti on May 16, 2021 at 23:07:25:

I would assume that, if the white space outside the image is missing (along with the colophon), it probably just means the print has been trimmed.

Ukiyo-e prints were often quite aggressively trimmed, sometimes to fit the dimensions of an album, or for whatever idiosyncratic reasons.

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