|Title||Modern 20th c. marbled paper, Stormont on Shell pattern |
|Artist||Guyot, Don |
|Studio Name||Colophon Hand Bindery |
|Place of Production||United States -- Washington (State) -- Seattle |
|Descriptive Notes||Wolfe and Muira: Stormont on Shell pattern.|
This pattern is created by first making a Shell pattern. After this is accomplished a second color, mixed in the appropriate manner for making a Stormont pattern, would then be thrown onto the bath.
This sample is a second.
The primary colors for this example are light and medium brown, white and green.
|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||Stormont|
|Secondary Pattern Type||Shell|
|Object Type||Paper;Marbled paper |
|Physical Description||12 x 9 cm. |
|References||Wolfe plates XXIX 73-84, XXX 85-87 (Stormont), XXX 88-96 (Shell)|
Muira pgs 56-57 (Stormont), 54-55 (Shell)
|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-mp144a |
|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. |