This bright white paper was designed to accentuate contrast and allows colors ta “POP”. The 1557® name pays homage to the year that the Montgolfier family founded Canson®. This great classic is favored among both professional and amateur artist who appreciate its light grain. Under this paper’s rather simplicity is a rather sophisticated and technical paper. The paper’s grain is neither too smooth nor too prominent. which gives il a neutral and subtle surface which is ideal for sketching and drawing with dry media.
Canson® 1557® paper is ideal for use with all kinds of graphite for it retains pigments well and allows for unlimited shading and gradation. Canson® 1557® is made with mass and surface sizing giving il a remarkably resistant quality that is resistant to repeated erasing.
The Canson® 1557® range is sold in sheets or in rolls, under the name of Dessin JA.
This product is unavailable in Australia.
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Ideal for: pencil, pastel, charcoal and marker
Also suitable for: watercolor, gouache, ink and pen
Canson® 1557® 160g/m²
- Sheet: A3 (10 sheets)
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