These amazing papers were selected from various ephemera and book collections by the University of Washington. This collection showcases a selection of decorated and decorative papers from Europe, primarily Germany, France and Italy, produced between the 17th and 19th centuries. Representative samples include Western marbled paper, paste papers and decorative papers, such as Dutch gilt and lithographically or linoleum block printed paper.
See more papers from the collection here.

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