J Whatman - 1950s Handmade. White, Royal, 457gsm 130lb.
J Whatman - 1950s Handmade. White, Royal, 457gsm 130lb.
J Whatman - 1950s Handmade. White, Royal, 457gsm 130lb.

J Whatman - 1950s Handmade. White, Royal, 457gsm 130lb.

Regular price £300.00

Handmade in the 1950s at the Springfield Mill for drawing and watercolour. 

These are very heavyweight papers with 4 straight cut edges.

Type: Drawing Paper

'Drawing Paper' in the Whatman catalogue referred to all papers which were specifically made for fine-art disciplines including drawing, printmaking and painting etc.

Typical uses of this particular paper include drawing, watercolour painting and some traditional printmaking processes including etching and letterpress.

Shade: White

Nominal Size: ROYAL

Size (mm): 480 x 610 mm

Size: (inches): 19 x 24 inches

Ream Weight: 130b

Sheet Weight: 457gsm

Surface: Wove, BB Rough

Year: 1950s (more than 60 years old) 

Handmade: Using linen and/or cotton rag, gelatine sized. 

There is nothing which compares to the quality of J Whatman handmade paper. The discipline required to consistently make the same sheet time and time again is apparent when you handle these papers. They are simply magnificent. 

SOLD IN PACKS of Sample size, 10 and 50 sheets

Please note that the Sample option is 1/4 of a full sheet.