Montval® paper was designed by the famous painter Gaspard Maillol, nephew of the sculptor Aristide Maillol, and manufactured by Canson® at his request in the early 20th century. Since then, this...
Ideal for watercolour
- 2 available textures: cold pressed, snowy grain
- Weight: 185, 200 and 300 g/m² (cold pressed) or 270 g/m² (snowy grain)
- Packaging: Sheets, rolls, blocks, pads, spiral pads
- FSC certification (pads only)
Montval® paper was designed by the famous painter Gaspard Maillol, nephew of the sculptor Aristide Maillol, and manufactured by Canson® at his request in the early 20th century. Since then, this paper has acquired new qualities.
One of them is its great erasability: corrections can be made easily, cleaning the paper with water, using a sponge or a brush. There is no trace of watercolour left and the paper can be worked again.
Easy to use, it is accessible and suitable for everyone.
Canson® Héritage is produced on a cylinder-mould machine using the traditional process of papermakers. It features an exceptional and sensual texture. It is made with 100% cotton fibres, a...
Traditionnally produced on a cylinder-mould machine, Aquarelle Canson® paper is made from 60% cotton fibres. It has excellent longevity due to the fact it is alkaline-buffered.
XL® Aquarelle was specially designed for wet techniques including watercolour. It is perfect for students, as the paper is very easy to correct and it can be washed with a sponge or a brush....
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