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Japanese paper

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Use for various types of oriental handmade paper, usually having long fibers. Specifically for paperlike material made from the pith of the rice paper tree, use "rice paper."

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Oriental paper

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Japanese papers


12yrs ago

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Draughtsman: Borssom, Anthonie van (Attributed to)



Printmaker: Gill, Eric
Printer: Golden Cockerel Press
Publisher: Gill, Eric

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