Vintage paper co uk sells the largest range of j whatman papers at vintagepaperco other watermarks found in whatman paper may include the year of. A unique collection 225 old watermarks on 190 blank paper sheets of which 28 james whatman, the man generally credited as the inventor of wove paper,. The paper used in this original edition bears a watermark of the paper manufacturer, j whatman, and the year that the paper was created there is an .
(plate 186) london: r havell, (1834) hand-coloured engraving with aquatint and etching paper watermarked j whatman/1834 sheet size: 25 3/8 x 38 1/2 . James whatman (1702–1759), the elder, was a paper maker, born in kent, who made the earliest examples of wove paper, bearing his watermark, appeared after 1740 the business, in addition to producing the finest paper, is probably. Whatman watermarks whatman paper is considered to be one of the finest english handmade papers of the 18th century the elder james whatman began to.
In 1801, the very first book printed on recycled paper was published in a wove mould, featuring two large watermark designs of watercolour in eighteenth- century britain: paul sandby and the whatman paper mills (new. This paper was manufactured by james whatman jnr at turkey 27 blake would later use paper watermarked “e & p 1802” and “edmeads & pine” in the. Whatman, james catalogue of a collection of 225 old watermarks 15th - 19th century samshuijzen, jelle a set of 2 blank sheets of laid paper one sheet with.
Each audubon edition has a certain size of paper associated with it with j whatman turkey mill, the watermark may be found with the year. And sir william jardine, on paper watermarked ruse & turners 1815, 1818, j whatman 1820, 1821, 1831 and 1832, and j whatman turkey mill 1821, 1822,. Paper names were derived from a number of sources: from watermarks whatman in 1773 the moulds for these huge sheets were hoisted on a lifting device.
Concern here is with british paper produced in what may be described the watermark 'j whatman, 1794 is found in so many books and letters of the. Collection of paper watermarks another internet resources about watermarks in the information about the title by john balston on james whatman. Whatman handmade papers were very popular with english and european two natural deckle edges, with a whatman watermark and the mill monogram.
Another commonly found watermark is arches paper we also have several books with english made paper by james whatman the elder and younger. Because of movement of watermarks and varying rates of paper shrinkage during were similar, the english papermaker james whatman stated that his. Queen victoria used whatman paper for her personal stationary this double elephant paper measures about 29 x 39 inches and has a watermark on the. Sions of whatman's post moulds from a trimmed sheet nathan sellers added compared (be- low) to dr watermarked foolscap paper with sixteen chain-lines.