|Title||Modern 20th c. marbled paper, Turkish on Shell pattern |
|Artist||Guyot, Don |
|Studio Name||Colophon Hand Bindery |
|Place of Production||United States -- Washington (State) -- Seattle |
|Descriptive Notes||Wolfe and Muira: Turkish on French Shell pattern.|
This pattern is created by first completing a Shell pattern. Then, in the normal way of creating a Turkish pattern color(s) is sprinkled over the top of this, causing the Shell pattern to become the veins.
This sample is a second.
The primary colors for this example are brown, blue, read, pink and tan.
|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||Turkish|
|Secondary Pattern Type||Shell|
|Object Type||Paper;Marbled paper |
|Physical Description||12 x 9 cm. |
|References||Wolfe plates XXVI 44-48 (Turkish), XXX 88-96 (Shell)|
Muira pgs 47-49 (Turkish), 54-55 (Shell)
|Digital Collection||Decorated and Decorative Paper Collection|
|Digital Image Number||DEP372 |
|Repository||University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections Division |
|Repository Collection||Book Arts Collection |
|Reference Number||RM syP-78-9r |
|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. |