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== Description ==
 
== Description ==
  
A paper used for lithographic reproductions. Lithograph paper is usually a highly [http://cameo.mfa.org/materials/fullrecord.asp?name=calendered paper calendered paper] made from bleached [http://cameo.mfa.org/materials/fullrecord.asp?name=chemical wood pulp chemical wood pulp]. Although some lower quality papers may contain a mixture of chemical pulp and [http://cameo.mfa.org/materials/fullrecord.asp?name=mechanical wood pulp mechanical pulp]. In England, litho paper is usually made from [http://cameo.mfa.org/materials/fullrecord.asp?name=esparto grass esparto grass]. Litho paper has a smooth surface that is water resistant and curl resistant. It may be coated on one or both sides with [http://cameo.mfa.org/materials/fullrecord.asp?name=clay clay].
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A paper used for lithographic reproductions. Lithograph paper is usually a highly [http://cameo.mfa.org/materials/fullrecord.asp?name=calendered%20paper calendered paper] made from bleached [http://cameo.mfa.org/materials/fullrecord.asp?name=chemical%20wood%20pulp chemical wood pulp]. Although some lower quality papers may contain a mixture of chemical pulp and [http://cameo.mfa.org/materials/fullrecord.asp?name=mechanical%20wood%20pulp mechanical pulp]. In England, litho paper is usually made from [http://cameo.mfa.org/materials/fullrecord.asp?name=esparto%20grass esparto grass]. Litho paper has a smooth surface that is water resistant and curl resistant. It may be coated on one or both sides with [http://cameo.mfa.org/materials/fullrecord.asp?name=clay clay].
  
 
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== Authority ==
 
== Authority ==
  
* Boise Cascade Paper Group, Boise Cascade Paper Group, ''The Paper Handbook'', Boise Cascade, Portland OR, 1989
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* Boise Cascade Paper Group, ''The Paper Handbook'', Boise Cascade, Portland OR, 1989
  
* Matt Roberts, Don Etherington, Matt Roberts, Don Etherington, ''Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books: a Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology'', U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington DC, 1982
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* Matt Roberts, Don Etherington, ''Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books: a Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology'', U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington DC, 1982
  
 
* ''The Dictionary of Paper'', American Paper Institute, New York, Fourth Edition, 1980
 
* ''The Dictionary of Paper'', American Paper Institute, New York, Fourth Edition, 1980
  
* E.J.LaBarre, E.J.LaBarre, ''Dictionary and Encyclopedia of Paper and Paper-making'', Swets & Zeitlinger, Amsterdam, 1969
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* E.J.LaBarre, ''Dictionary and Encyclopedia of Paper and Paper-making'', Swets & Zeitlinger, Amsterdam, 1969
  
* G.S.Brady, G.S.Brady, ''Materials Handbook'', McGraw-Hill Book Co., New York, 1971  Comment: p. 575
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* G.S.Brady, ''Materials Handbook'', McGraw-Hill Book Co., New York, 1971  Comment: p. 575
  
  
  
 
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Description

A paper used for lithographic reproductions. Lithograph paper is usually a highly calendered paper made from bleached chemical wood pulp. Although some lower quality papers may contain a mixture of chemical pulp and mechanical pulp. In England, litho paper is usually made from esparto grass. Litho paper has a smooth surface that is water resistant and curl resistant. It may be coated on one or both sides with clay.

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Synonyms and Related Terms

litho paper; lithographic paper; offset paper

Authority

  • Boise Cascade Paper Group, The Paper Handbook, Boise Cascade, Portland OR, 1989
  • Matt Roberts, Don Etherington, Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books: a Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington DC, 1982
  • The Dictionary of Paper, American Paper Institute, New York, Fourth Edition, 1980
  • E.J.LaBarre, Dictionary and Encyclopedia of Paper and Paper-making, Swets & Zeitlinger, Amsterdam, 1969
  • G.S.Brady, Materials Handbook, McGraw-Hill Book Co., New York, 1971 Comment: p. 575

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