Akaguramu no Fukiya
- Akaguramu no Fukiya
Woodblock print. 21/30.
- Made in: Japan
12 September 1995
Reason for treatment
Mount for Trustees
Recto - Print face itself in good condition. Margins grubby. Worn and creased deckle edges. Margin crushed in several areas and corners creased. Horizontal and vertical creases generalised overall in margins. Verso - Strike through of printing ink through from recto. Clumped blackened fibres overall on verso from the printing process.
Very gentle clean of recto margins with Archival Aids Powder using cotton wool or eraser. Verso margin cleaned with Archival Aids Powder. Loose hairs removed with tweezers. Verso- creases, vulnerable deckle edges and creased corners supported with either Mino 3.0 or Tengujo using Cellofas. Misted with water and pressed between blotting paper.
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Object reference number: JCF17922
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