Bas van Velzen studies Western papermaking in its main aspects and variations. The aim id to provide those in paper conservation and allied fields with he necessary knowledge and tools to better understand, describe and preserve this complex and diverse substrate, which is often the carrier of imagery or texts of cultural significance.
S.T.J. van Velzen: The Universe between Felt and Wire: a New Look into the Typology of Western Made Paper.
Prof. J. Wadum
Dr H.J. Porck (Koninklijke Bibliotheek)
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