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ARCHES® Esquisse / ARCHES® Sketch

ARCHES® Sketch, natural white paper, 75% cotton, suitable for pastels, pencil, charcoal and sanguine crayons. Gelatin sized on the surface, certainly the most prestigious of laid papers, it is a favourite with fine arts schools all over the world.

  • Composition: 75% cotton – Made on a cylinder mould – Gelatin sized
  • Grammage: 105 gsm
  • Texture: laid
  • Colour: white
  • Format: block
  • Conservation: with alkaline reserve, acid-free, no optical brightening agents (permanent in accordance with ISO 9706)
  • Uses: a wide variety, including pastel, pencil, charcoal, sanguine crayon, ink, pen, felt pen
ARCHES® Esquisse - vergé - bloc 20 feuilles

The ARCHES® Sketch papers

Pads

Colour Grammage g/m² / gsm - lb Texture Sheet size cm / m - in / yd
White 105 - 70 Laid 23 x 31 cm - 9 x 12 in
White 105 - 70 Laid 26 x 36 cm - 10 x 14 in