INKSTON Thin 0809 Plus Xuan Paper
$16.00 – $89.00
INKSTON Thin 0809 Plus Xuan paper contains 8-9.8% Pteroceltis Tatarinowii tree bark, it is untreated/unsized (raw/uncooked in Chinese) and is suitable for both painting and calligraphy.
This is fine 34gsm paper, in large 138x70cm size (I sheet has a surface area equivalent to 15 sheets A4).
Available in pack sizes:
- 10 sheets (0.3kg net weight)
- 25 sheets half-width (0.38kg net weight)
- 25 sheets (0.75kg net weight)
- 50 sheets (1.49kg net weight)
- 100 sheets (2.98kg 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 .
|Product Size||70 × 138 cm|
|Shipping size||78 × 7 × 7 cm|
|Shipping weight||[depending on variation]|
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.
These testings are done by professional Chinese artists:
Huang GuoHong Comment: ‘it suits well for practice. The paper does not express colours well enough for advanced students. Not recommend for professionals who do flower and bird paintings.’
Sun Yan Comment: ‘ it is suitable for landscape paintings. It performs fine for rocks.’
These testings are done by Chinese painting beginners.