Paper Samples from Papermill Cartiera Magnani (Italy)


Short history of the company

The Magnani papers are all manufactured on cylinder mould machines using skills that are a meeting between tradition and technology.

All our papers are produced with first choice raw materials, are all pH neutral and acid free to prevent yellowing by UV, surface finish is obtained with marking felts of exclusive design, each sheet as a guarantee of it’s origin bears the watermark of the mill’s logo. These papers are ideal for all printmaking techniques, for wet media techniques and drawing.


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Product 3050

Magnani Incisioni 350 gr. 18x23 cm (7"x9"), white, sample

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027401
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50% cotton, 50% high alpha cellulose, pH neutral, acid free, white, C.P. (cold pressed = smooth surface) a general printmaking paper, machine sized. Preferred for etching, lithography, screen print, relief printing and embossing.

50% cotton, 50% high alpha cellulose, pH neutral, acid free, white, C.P. (cold pressed = smooth surface) a general printmaking paper, machine sized. Preferred for etching, lithography, screen print, relief printing and embossing. Incisioni is one of the first premier printmaking papers every produced at Cartiere Magnani. Incisioni is a 50% cotton, white paper that is smooth with a slight tooth (not a plate finish). It has a soft feel, especially considering that it is both internally and externally sized. The heavyweight paper (310gsm) has gained enormous popularity as a versatile printmaking paper, especially all intaglio processes. The sheet is also very suitable for all drawing techniques; graphite pencil, pastel, pen & ink, and will fair extremely well for most wet media applications due to the internal and external sizing characteristics.

Specifications:

  • Mouldmade in Italy
  • 50% cotton 50% cellulose
  • neutral pH
  • acid free
  • chlorine free
  • 4 deckle edges
  • lightly sized, intern + extern
  • smooth, soft finish (C.P. cold pressed)

Applications:

  • Hand Lithography
  • Intaglio
  • offset
  • pastel & charcoal
  • silkscreen
  • stationary
  • typography (letterpress)
  • woodcut
  • linocut
  • embossing

Dimensions sample 18x23 cm

Magnani Pescia 2020, 300 gr. wit, 18x23 cm (7x9") paper sample

art. nr.
027422
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Pescia is a favorite among those doing intaglio, mezzotint, aquatint, etching, woodblock, stone litho, etching and silkscreen. Its supple surface is also ideal for all drawing techniques and should not be overlooked as an option for graphite, colored pencil, pastel or charcoal.

One of the many fine art papers produced at the 600+ year old Cartiere Magnani paper mill in Italy, this range of cotton fiber papers has the distinction of being the first 100% cotton grade specifically created for printmaking by the mill.
The paper is smooth and supple to the touch with internal sizing but very little surface sizing, making it ideal for all deluxe and demanding printmaking processes.
Pescia is a favorite among those doing intaglio, mezzotint, aquatint, etching, woodblock, stone litho, etching and silkscreen. Its supple surface is also ideal for all drawing techniques and should not be overlooked as an option for graphite, colored pencil, pastel or charcoal.
The paper is named after the town of Pescia (where Magnani is based) which is situated in the beautiful foothills of the Tuscany region of Italy. The original range consisted of white, cream and blue and was expanded in 1994 to include softwhite and grey.
Pescia is deckled on all four sides and displays a running watermark of the old CM logo (not localized or positioned).

  • Mould made
  • 100% cotton
  • HP (hot pressed, between polished, heated, metal rollers, hence the paper has little surface structure.)
  • neutral sizing
  • neutral pH
  • acid free
  • chlorine free
  • 4 deckle edges (sheets)
  • very durable
  • wove

Dimensions sample 18x23 cm (7x9")

 

Product 3069