Canson 1557 180gsm
This bright white paper was designed to accentuate contrast and allows colours that "POP". The 1557® name pays homage to the year that the Montgolfier family founded Canson®. This great classic is favoured among both professional and amateur artists who appreciate its light grain. Under this paper's simplicity is a rather sophisticated and technical paper. The paper's grain is neither too smooth nor too prominent. which gives it a neutral and subtle surface 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 making it resistant to repeated erasing.