Tübingen, 2002. 8 1/2 x 12 1/2. 58 broadsheets: 13 text pages in English and German, 45 large specimens tipped to printed sheet. Each of the specimens is signed. Laid into portfolio of blue cloth and marbled boards tied with ribbon. Fine. Item #18100
The Turkish ebru patterns from the earliest to the present are here created and identified by Sönmez. Oriental ebru originated in the early 16th century. The oldest known dated examples from Istanbul were produced in the last 25 years of that century. Text in German and English. No. 40 of 85 sets, signed by Sönmez.