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Laid paper

Scope note

Paper that shows thick and thin lines at right angles to each other, which are produced in the manufacturing; distinguished from "wove paper," which has a more even appearance. BATCOB

This term has 4,470 records attributed within our system.

Term type


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Broader Terms used

<paper by production method>

Narrower Terms used

toned laid paper

Term used for

laid papers
paper, laid


11yrs ago

Connected records

The Day of Judgment


Printmaker: Schiavonetti, Luigi
Draughtsman: Blake, William (After)
Publisher: Cadell & Davies

Title Page


Printmaker: Schiavonetti, Luigi
Draughtsman: Blake, William (After)
Publisher: Cromek, Robert Hartley

Adoration of the Shepherds


Printmaker: Noordt, Joannes van (Attributed)
Printmaker: Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (School of)

The adoration of the shepherds


Printmaker: Prestel, Johann Gottlieb
Draughtsman: Unknown (After)
Draughtsman: Dürer, Albrecht (After)
Publisher: Hüsger, H. S.

The Battle of Guingate


Printmaker: Traut, Wolf
Printmaker: Dürer, Albrecht (After)

Figure studies


Draughtsman: Romney, George

St Arnolph


Printmaker: Unknown
Printmaker: Dürer, Albrecht (After)

St. Sebaldus in a Niche


Printmaker: Springinklee, Hans
Printmaker: Dürer, Albrecht (Style of)

St Barbara


Printmaker: Baldung, Hans (Hans Baldung Grien)
Printmaker: Dürer, Albrecht (School of)

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