j whatman sample books
j whatman sample books
j whatman sample books
J Whatman Sample Archive
J Whatman Sample Archive
J Whatman Sample Archive
J Whatman Sample Archive

J Whatman Sample Archive

Regular price £500.00

An extremely rare opportunity to own a collection of J Whatman sample books and literature.

Probably never before available, this represents the most comprehensive collection to date of J Whatman literature.

Their paper was some of the most widely used in fine-art, printmaking, publishing, drawing and writing. 

An excellent tool for paper identification in libraries and museums. All of the paper samples are in immaculate condition.

Sample Books

1 - A few samples of Whatman Ledger & Writing Paper

Contains a foreword, size charts and 25 individual samples - each identified by name, size and weight. circa 1953

2 - Samples of J Whatman Genuine Hand-Made Ledger Papers

Contains 19 individual samples - each identified by name, size and weight. circa 1936

3 - A few samples Whatman Drawing Papers

Contains a foreword, size charts, contents and 20 individual samples - each identified by name, size and weight. circa 1953

4 - A few samples of J Whatman Genuine Hand Made Drawing Papers

Contains a foreword, size charts and 7 individual samples - each identified by name, size and weight. circa 1933

5 - Muestras De Papel De Dibujo J Whatman Hecho a mano

Contains a size chart and 10 individual samples - each identified by name, size and weight (in Spanish)

Pamphlets

1 - Samples of J Whatman Genuine Hand Made Drawing Papers

A folded heavyweight sheet of handmade Whatman watercolour paper intended to hold individual samples of paper.

2 - A few notes concerning the straining of handmade drawing papers

A folded heavyweight sheet of handmade Whatman watercolour paper with instructions on handling and soaking paper. 

3 - Wholesale Price List of J Whatman Genuine Hand-made and Mould-made Drawing Papers 

A folded cover-weight sheet of paper detailing the range of paper, the sizes, weights and wholesale prices for handmade and mould-made paper. 

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