J Whatman - 1950s Handmade, Blue, Grosvenor Chater Chariot 1690, 136gsm 38lb. 10 Pack
J Whatman - 1950s Handmade, Blue, Grosvenor Chater Chariot 1690, 136gsm 38lb. 10 Pack
J Whatman - 1950s Handmade, Blue, Grosvenor Chater Chariot 1690, 136gsm 38lb. 10 Pack
J Whatman - 1950s Handmade, Blue, Grosvenor Chater Chariot 1690, 136gsm 38lb. 10 Pack

J Whatman - 1950s Handmade, Blue, Grosvenor Chater Chariot 1690, 136gsm 38lb. 10 Pack

Regular price £300.00

SOLD IN A PACK OF 10 SHEETS

Handmade in the 1950s at Springfield Mill

Type: Writing & Ledger

Writing & Ledger papers were produced for correspondence and record keeping.

IN modern times they're highly sought after by artists for drawing, ink work, printmaking and painting because the papers were made to be strong and durable meaning they're able to withstand a certain amount of over working, more so that most modern papers. 

Typical uses include drawing, painting, printmaking. 

This paper was special private making for London paper merchants Grosvenor Chater who demanded absolute perfection in every sheet. 

The 1690 date in the watermark does not reflect the date of making. 

Shade: Blue

Nominal Size: Medium

Size (mm): 450 x 565

Size: (inches): 17 3/4 x 22 1/4

Ream Weight: 38lb

Sheet Weight: 136 gsm

Surface: Wove, Smooth

Year: 1950s

Handmade: Rag, gelatine sized. 

Watermarks: Handmade, 1690, Fleur de Lis within a shield with a crown atop, a stylised G monogram at the bottom. 

SOLD IN A PACK OF TEN