the fourth color

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drawing for color 4

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color 4, state proof

In preparation for the next layers of colors, I mix and test ink colors on spare proofs as the print appears so far. The turquoise in the original drawing is changed to a dark teal, which appears as a soft sea-green when printed on top of the yellow layer.

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colors 1, 2, 3, 4 printed


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an artist’s proof showing the final image without color 4

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detail