|Title||Modern 20th c. marbled paper, Wide comb drawn with French Curl pattern |
|Artist||Guyot, Don |
|Studio Name||Colophon Hand Bindery |
|Place of Production||United States -- Washington (State) -- Seattle |
|Descriptive Notes||Wolfe: Wide comb drawn with French curl pattern.|
Muira: Arch with Snail marble. The pattern is created by starting with a Wide comb base then either a comb or a stylus would have been used to draw through the bath leaving bath-length lines. Finally, the stylus or comb would be used to draw in the curls.
This sample is a second.
The primary colors for this example are red and grey.
|Collection Notes||This sample is a flat sample from amongst a box of samples Guyot would have used to monitor his inventory and pattern types for his company, Colophon.|
|Paper Process/Medium||Surface application papers -- Marbled papers |
|Prominent Pattern Type||Wide comb|
|Secondary Pattern Type||French Curl|
|Object Type||Paper;Marbled paper |
|Physical Description||12 x 9 cm. |
|References||Wolfe plate XXIII 10 (Wide comb), XXIV 13-18 (French curl)|
Muira pg 91 (Arch), 76-77 (Snail)
|Digital Collection||Decorated and Decorative Paper Collection|
|Repository||University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections Division |
|Repository Collection||Book Arts Collection |
|Reference Number||DG-modern-Guyot-mp99a |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from an original sample using a Microtek Scanmaker 9600XL at between 550-600 ppi, saved in TIFF, resized, and imported to JPEG 2000. |