INKSTON Expert 40 Xuan Paper
$20.90 – $142.27
INKSTON Expert 40 Xuan paper contains 40% Pteroceltis Tatarinowii tree bark, it is untreated/unsized (raw/uncooked in Chinese) and is suitable for both painting and calligraphy.
To make the Expert grade Xuan paper the fibres are steamed/boiled and the pulp mixed for longer than usual. This makes the paper finer and stronger than normal Xuan Paper.
This is fine 37.5gsm paper, in large 138x70cm size (I sheet has a surface area equivalent to 15 sheets A4).
Available in pack sizes:
- 10 sheets (0.34kg net weight)
- 25 sheets half-width (0.43kg net weight)
- 25 sheets (0.85kg net weight)
- 50 sheets (1.7kg net weight)
- 100 sheets (3.4kg 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 × 7 × 7 cm|
|Shipping weight||500 g|
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 years old Truth paper.
We also recommend this paper for Gyotaku painting method. 🙂
These are tested by inkston clients: