INKSTON Extra Fine 3338 Plus Xuan Paper
$13.00 – $82.00
INKSTON Extra Fine 3338 Plus Xuan paper contains 33 to 38% Pteroceltis Tatarinowii tree bark, it is untreated/unsized (raw/uncooked in Chinese) and is suitable for both painting and calligraphy.
To make this extra fine grade paper the fibres are steamed/boiled and the pulp mixed for several hours longer than usual. This makes the paper finer and stronger than normal Xuan Paper.
This is fine 42gsm paper, in large 138 x 70cm size (I sheet has a surface area equivalent to 15 sheets A4).
Available in pack sizes:
- 10 sheets (0.38kg net weight)
- 25 half-width sheets (0.45kg net weight)
- 25 sheets (0.95kg net weight)
- 50 sheets (1.9kg net weight)
- 100 sheets 3.8kg net weight)
25 Sheet Roll of half-width sheets – standard parcel shipping
棉料 Mian Liao Recommended for Sumi-e / Chinese painting and professional calligraphy .
|Shipping size||78 x 7 x 7 cm|
|Shipping weight||500 g|
These testings are done by professional Chinese artists:
Huang GuoHong Comment: ‘it can perform better if you understand basic Chinese ink brush painting techniques.’
These testings are done by Chinese ink brush painting beginners.
Handmade in the most traditional way with spring water, 2 years old Pterocelti Tatarinowii tree barks and rice straw.
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.