A handmade paper cast onto a woven screen made from wire mesh or fabric. When examined in transmitted light, wove paper shows a characteristic weave impression from the screen pattern.
Synonyms and Related Terms
woven paper; papier vélin (Fr.)
- Bernard Toale, The Art of Papermaking, Davis Publications, Portland OR, 1983
- Website address 1 Comment: D. van der Reyden "Identifying the Real Thing" at www.scmre.org/analysis.htm
- Art and Architecture Thesaurus Online, http://www.getty.edu/research/tools/vocabulary/aat/, J. Paul Getty Trust, Los Angeles, 2000