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Whatman, James
Album with heavy wove paper. Some watermarks: Whatman Turkey Mill 1834.
Contains.57 blank sheets. Oblong. Maroon leather binding with guilt stamping. Size ca. 35 x 23 cm, Condition: Some wear, stains and scratches on the binding, Some small stains on the edges of the front endpapers. Some loose leaves. The paper is in good condition. ** James Whatman, the man generally credited as the inventor of wove paper, which he developed in the mid 1750s at the request of printer William Baskerville, who wanted a more even surface to print on than the laid papers available…
€ 475,00 View
Whatman, James
Very large sheet of blank paper. Heavy wove paper. Watermark: James Whatman Turkey Mill Kent 1820. Nearly full watermark.
Sheet size ca. 580 x 800 mm. In very nice condition. Several sheets available (4) ** James Whatman, the man generally credited as the inventor of wove paper, which he developed in the mid 1750s at the request of printer William Baskerville, who wanted a more even surface to print on than the laid papers available at that time.
€ 325,00 View
Van Gelder Zonen
Een woord over nieuwe grondstoffen voor papier met monsters van de proeven geleverd op de Algemeene Tentoonstelling van Nederlandsche Nijverheid en Kunst gehouden te Amsterdam in het Paleis voor Volksvlijt 1866
11 pp. and 8 folding blank sheets of samples different sorts of laid paper made with different materials, with watermarks. Size sheets: 41 x 32,5 cm. Size booklet: 22 x 18 cm. Condition: Owners signature in pencil on the first page. The back is damaged. The interior is nice and clean. A treatise on the use of new materials for making paper with 8 samples of experiments. ** Very rare. Worldcat shows only 10 libraries worldwide that hold a copy.
€ 275,00 View
Pannekoek, N
Blank sheet of laid paper with watermark: Pro Patria with N Pannekoek underneath
Sheet size: ca. 255 x 375 mm. With beatifull big watermark N. Pannekoek. Very nice condition. 19th century ** Several sheets available (8)
€ 75,00 View
Miura, Einen
Miwaku no Maburu Pepa (Fascinating Marble Paper)
155 pp, (3) pages. First edition. Hardback, cloth with dustwrapper. Illustrated wilth more than 75 color photographs by Katsuhiko Ushiro. Detailed presentation of the marbling process and many examples, from Moire Spanish Marble to Antique Spot on Snail Marble,etc. Text in Japanese with index and brief captions to each entry in English, French, and German. Size: 30 x 22 cm. Condition: some very small chipping at the bottom on the front of the dustwrapper, else in fine condition.
€ 65,00 View
D & C Blauw
Large blank double sheet folded. Heavy laid paper. Watermarks: D & C Blauw + Lily with crown + 736.
Sheet size (unfolded): ca. 665 x 495 mm. Second half 18th century. Small holes in the fold. Several sheets available (25). Very nice condition. ** D & C Blauw was very well known for their quality. Therefore other paper mills copied their watermark. Looking closely at the watermarks and the paper, comparing that to other Blauw paper, one can conclude that this paper was made by another paper mill, who copied the watermark. This paper was probably made in France in the second half of the 18th…
€ 125,00 View

Large binding with 57 sheets of blank laid blue paper.
From about 1730-1740. Size 33 x 55 cm. Binding in poor condition. Back cover loose. Some tears in left hand topcorner of the first sheet, the rest of the sheets are in fine condition. ** The first recorded mention of blue paper appeared in northern Italy in the year 1389. Only around one hundred years later, blue paper started to be used by Italian artists, and it's popularity for various purposes has continued over the following centuries. Their frequent occurrence in European drawings has in…
€ 850,00 View

A collection of antique marbled paper. Containing 49 sheets of 18th and 19th century marbled paper.
mounted on Yearling Classics Naturel B1 250 grs. paper. (Same paper as the portfolio itself). Size 280 x 370 mm.. A piece of marbled paper is mounted on the front cover of the portfolio. The marbled papers are fixed on the Yearling paper with the top corners stuck with small pieces of archive quality Filmoplast P90.
€ 495,00 View