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by jemiljan
Thu Jan 17, 2019 11:14 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Exhibition: Clouds and Gold Dust: Decorated Papers from the Ettinghausen Collection
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Exhibition: Clouds and Gold Dust: Decorated Papers from the Ettinghausen Collection

Clouds and Gold Dust: Decorated Papers from the Ettinghausen Collection Metropolitan Museum of Art OCTOBER 29, 2018–MARCH 24, 2019 https://www.metmuseum.org/exhibitions/listings/2018/clouds-and-gold-dust Exhibition Overview One of the distinctive features of manuscripts from Iran, Ottoman Turkey, a...
by jemiljan
Mon Feb 06, 2017 4:11 pm
Forum: 墨流し Suminagashi
Topic: 三十六人家集
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三十六人家集

http://event.kyoto-np.co.jp/feature/hongwanjimeihou2016/1477550663.3684.html http://museum.ryukoku.ac.jp/exhibition/sp.html この秋から西本願寺で第25代専如門主伝灯奉告法要が行われるのを記念して、浄土真宗と本願寺の展覧会を開催します。宗祖・親鸞聖人から安土桃山時代に活躍した第11代顕如宗主までの歴代宗主に加え、専如門主に受け継がれてきた法宝物や国宝「三十六人家集」をはじめとする名宝など約120件を公開します。国宝「三十六人家集」は、平安時代に選ばれた和歌の名手三十六人歌仙...
by jemiljan
Thu Jan 19, 2017 2:48 pm
Forum: Acrylic Marbling
Topic: House paint
Replies: 3
Views: 3812

Re: House paint

I agree with Susanne, but I would only add that what many vendors sell as Thai Marbled Papers seem to me made with various types of oil and latex-based house paints. Similarly, the incense packets and other marbled items manufactured by the Sri Auribindo Ashram in Pondicherry, India are made with si...
by jemiljan
Tue Jan 03, 2017 3:01 pm
Forum: Fabric Marbling
Topic: Is this the earliest reference to marbling on cloth?
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Is this the earliest reference to marbling on cloth?

This link is to an image of the fourth edition, but the first edition was apparently published in 1688, some years after White's death in 1671. https://books.google.com/books?id=lXlmAAAAcAAJ&vq=marble&pg=PA10#v=onepage&q&f=false
by jemiljan
Tue Jan 03, 2017 7:59 am
Forum: Watercolour Marbling
Topic: Divers oiled colours: Exploring the history of marbled paper in the National Art Library
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Views: 2158

Divers oiled colours: Exploring the history of marbled paper in the National Art Library

Divers oiled colours: Exploring the history of marbled paper in the National Art Library http://www.vam.ac.uk/blog/national-art-library/divers-oiled-colours-exploring-the-history-of-marbled-paper-in-the-national-art-library Have you ever wondered how that beautiful marbled paper found inside and on...
by jemiljan
Fri Dec 16, 2016 8:05 am
Forum: Acrylic Marbling
Topic: alternate size
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Views: 14000

Re: alternate size

Sorry Enid, I am just back and haven't had a chance to look. In the meantime, I found the GPO-PIA Research Bulletin The Process of Marbling Paper online at Hathi Trust: https://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=mdp.39015033708408;view=1up;seq=5 . There are a few recipes for other types of size in there...
by jemiljan
Thu Dec 01, 2016 7:19 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Alter Ego : Amitiés et réseaux du XVI au XXIe siècle
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Alter Ego : Amitiés et réseaux du XVI au XXIe siècle

Nedim Sönmez informed me that there is an exhibition has just opened at the Bibliothèque Nationale Universitaire in Strasbourg, France of alba amicora , for which he has contributed an enlightening essay about decorated papers for the catalogue. There are a series of events related to the exhibition...
by jemiljan
Fri Nov 11, 2016 9:14 am
Forum: Acrylic Marbling
Topic: alternate size
Replies: 10
Views: 14000

Re: alternate size

Peggy Skycraft gave a presentation on sizing materials at the '92 IMG at Fort Mason in San Francisco. She gave out all sorts of formulas in a handy little list... but I will have to look for it (unless someone else beats me to it). Not sure if it was ever published either...
by jemiljan
Fri Nov 11, 2016 6:12 am
Forum: Acrylic Marbling
Topic: alternate size
Replies: 10
Views: 14000

Re: alternate size

Hi Enid, Ingrid Weimann told me that Christopher used Guar gum, so she may have a formula...
by jemiljan
Fri Nov 11, 2016 6:07 am
Forum: Turkish Art of Ebru
Topic: The Liber Amicorum of Johann Joachim Prack von Asch
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The Liber Amicorum of Johann Joachim Prack von Asch

http://rosettaapp.getty.edu:1801/delivery/StreamGate?dps_pid=FL388385&dps_dvs=1478868774487~88 Fols. 50v-51r http://rosettaapp.getty.edu:1801/delivery/StreamGate?dps_pid=FL388393&dps_dvs=1478869379543~831 Fols. 58v-59r http://rosettaapp.getty.edu:1801/delivery/StreamGate?dps_pid=FL388421&am...

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