Here you can see the world through the eyes of Willem Blaeu, a 17th-century mapmaker who set the standard for map engraving, paper and colour quality. The original coloured copperplate map is one of the most sought-after maps from the Golden Age of cartography and is a fine depiction of Blaeu’s geographical knowledge.
This note book journal has a handsome gold filigree design on a brown leather hard cover, 176 pages, 85 GSM paper weight. Each page is unlined, perfect for drawings, sketches, diagrams, maps as well as travel journaling or diaries or notes, poems and essays. Size: 4-3/4"x6-3/4"x3/4"
Early Cartography Western Hemisphere Midi Journal - Paperblanks
These journals are part of a unique collection of notebooks, each with an antique look and feel. The materials are carefully chosen for both beauty and longevity. These are perfect for memos, notes, stories, diaries, travel journals, daily tasks, field trips, composition books, sketching, lists, drawing, poetry, short stories, music, songs, ideas, scrapbooks, mixed media art, collections, ... you name it.
Paperblanks creates products that inspire creativity, empower expression and celebrate special moments. An homage to art and culture, this line of journals sparks the imagination by offering a connection to artists and cultural movements from all eras and regions. Expression has no limits with Paperblanks.
The Paperblanks design library is a curated selection of antique bindings, traditional artistic practices and contemporary trends. Traditionally they have looked to museums and private collections that specialize in antique book bindings or handwritten manuscripts ... and while these art forms continue to inspire key pieces of the collection, Paperblanks now also works with contemporary painters, illustrators and digital artists in creating unique book covers.