• Created Date
  • 19th century
  • Description
  • Wolfe and Miura: Spanish moiréThis pattern is related to and a variation of the (typical) Spanish marble. It was created about the same time at the beginning of the 17th century.According to Miura the pattern is created starting with a Turkish base. A paper which has been folded in half diagonally and vertically (or horizontally and vertically) is laid onto the bath, moving slightly from side to side to create the curvilinear, gradations typic... more
    Wolfe and Miura: Spanish moiréThis pattern is related to and a variation of the (typical) Spanish marble. It was created about the same time at the beginning of the 17th century.According to Miura the pattern is created starting with a Turkish base. A paper which has been folded in half diagonally and vertically (or horizontally and vertically) is laid onto the bath, moving slightly from side to side to create the curvilinear, gradations typical of this pattern.The primary color for this example is red. less
  • Format
  • image
    Paper
    Marbled paper
    Surface application papers -- Marbled papers
    Scanned from an original sample using a Microtek Scanmaker 9600XL at between 550-600 ppi, saved in TIFF, resized, and imported to JPEG 2000