Blank sheet of heavy wove paper. Watermark: J Whatman 1842.
Sheet size ca. 21 x 26,3 cm. Condition:very good. Several sheets available (3)
¶ 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).