INKSTON Double Xuan Paper
£44.44 – £87.38
INKSTON Double Xuan paper contains 38-45% Pteroceltis Tatarinowii tree bark, it is untreated/unsized (raw/uncooked in Chinese) and is suitable for both painting and calligraphy.
This paper is double layer for twice the weight, thickness and absorbency of single layer Xuan Paper. It also requires extra skills and experience to make the paper. The paper is quite strong and endurable.
This is fine 90gsm paper, in large 138x70cm size (1 sheet has a surface area equivalent to 15 sheets A4).
Available in pack sizes:
- 25 sheets (1.99kg net weight)
- 50 sheets (3.98kg net weight)
*Xuan paper is also referred as rice paper, shuen paper, and sometimes mulberry paper.
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25 Sheet "half-pack" 2kg approx. shipping weight
棉料 Mian Liao Recommended for Sumi-e / Chinese painting and professional calligraphy .
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These testings are done by Chinese ink brush painting beginners.
These testings are done by professional Chinese artists:
Huang GuoHong Comment: ‘it is more suitable for landscape painting.’
Handmade in the most traditional way with spring water, rice straw, and 2 years old Pterocelti Tatarinowii tree barks.
This pack of paper is handmade at the ancient Xuan Paper workshop featured in Xuan paper making – a Unesco intangible heritage.
For more information about Xuan paper types and usage see Chinese Xuan 1,000 year old Truth paper.