Jean Grolier was among history’s most discerning book collectors, possessing one of the finest private libraries of his time. His “Last Binder” was the Parisian shop that produced most of his later commissions and was responsible for the gold-tooled, brown leather binding recreated here.
This large note book journal, has a gold-tooled geometric designed hard cover. Each page of is unlined, perfect for journals, sketches, drawings, artwork of all sorts.
Grande: 8-1/4"x11-3/4"x1-1/4"; 240 pages, 120 gsm paper weight
Grolier Ornamentali Grande Journal Sketchbook - 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.