Hahnemuhle : Sumi E : Japanese Ink Paper Pad : 80gsm : 24x32cm : 20 Sheets

Hahnemuhle : Sumi E : Japanese Ink Paper Pad : 80gsm : 24x32cm : 20 Sheets

PHSU24

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RRP £13.06

Price £11.10

Sumi-e painting evolved in the 5th century from Chinese calligraphy. The main subjects are taken from nature. In the 12th century Zen monks brought the technique to Japan where even today Sumi-e painting has a decisive influence on lifestyle. Translated “Sumi” means “black ink” and “e” means both “path” and “painting”. The style of brush painting is both a simple and yet highly aesthetic drawing made of powerful, mostly chasing and rapidly executed lines.

Patience and inner harmony are essential in brush painting to capture the spirit of the subject. Sumi-e is therefore not only an Asian painting technique but also a form of spiritual relaxation therapy and is becoming increasingly popular in Europe.

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For the first time Hahnemühle has developed a special paper for the Japanese Sumi-e painting technique that is capable of meeting the strenuous requirements of the Sumi-e technique. It is extremely thin but nevertheless absorbent and allows the water to flow further than the ink. This permits sharp outlines but also delicate drawings. The pen strokes are more visible. Sumi-e paper is available in pads and sheets.

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SKU PHSU24
Weight 0.3000
Size : Metric : CM 24 x 32 cm
Surface Type Paper - Pad
Surface : Texture Smooth
Surface : Colour White
Binding : Cover Pad
Paper : GSM Range 1-99 gsm
Surface : Aspect Rectangular
Binding : Aspect Short
Binding : Type Gummed
Quantity : Sheets 20 Sheets
Paper : gsm 80 gsm
To use with Watercolour, Pencil & Drawing
Quality Excellent
Surface : Size for Parent 24 x 32 cm
Review by Feefo
Rating
yes paper just what i wanted thank you (Posted on 26/11/2014)

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