Decorated Paper Designs. From the Koops-Marcus Collection. 1800.

(Amsterdam): Pepin Press, (2002),

Later printing. quarto, wrappers. (200)pp. Pepin Press, Very fine. Item #23088

Text in English, French, Italian, German, and Spanish. The original papers illustrated in this book are collected and owned by Jacques Koops and Johannes Marcus. A short description of technique is given at the beginning of every chapter, as well as information about the sources of the designs followed by page after page of full-color reproductions of the paper itself.. The chapters cover marbled paper, block-printed paper, and bronze varnish and brocade papers. A visually informative book.

Price: $30.00