INKSTON Extra Fine 6575 Xuan Paper
$43.80 – $149.94
Handmade in the most traditional way with spring water, 2 years old Pterocelti Tatarinowii tree barks and rice straw.
INKSTON Extra Fine 6575 Xuan paper contains 65 to 75% 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 47gsm paper, in large 100x50cm size (I sheet has a surface area equivalent to 8 sheets A4).
Available in pack sizes:
- 25 sheets (0.55kg net weight)
- 50 sheets (1.1kg net weight)
- 100 sheets (2.2kg net weight)
25 Sheet Roll of large size – 1kg approx. shipping weight
净皮 Jing Pi The high grade Xuan paper, recommended for Sumi-e / Chinese painting
|Shipping size||78 × 7 × 7 cm|
|Shipping weight||500 g|
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.