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Emperor, a paper size that commands attention with its grand dimensions, is not part of any standard ISO or ANSI series. This unique size measures an impressive 1219 x 1829 millimeters, making it one of the largest paper sizes available.

Its name, 'Emperor', is fitting for its majestic proportions. The sheer scale of this paper size makes it ideal for large-scale projects such as architectural blueprints, posters, and banners. It's also commonly used in the printing industry for high-impact advertising materials.

Emperor paper dimensions


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2A046.81 x 66.221189 x 1682119 x 1683370 x 4768
A120.51 x 0.7113 x 181 x 237 x 51
4A066.22 x 93.621682 x 2378168 x 2384768 x 6741
A110.71 x 1.0218 x 262 x 351 x 74
A101.02 x 1.4626 x 373 x 474 x 105
A3+12.95 x 19.02329 x 48333 x 48933 x 1369
A1+23.98 x 35.98609 x 91461 x 911726 x 2591
A0+35.98 x 50.87914 x 129291 x 1292591 x 3662
A64.13 x 5.83105 x 14811 x 15298 x 420
A55.83 x 8.27148 x 21015 x 21420 x 595
A48.27 x 11.69210 x 29721 x 30595 x 842
A311.69 x 16.54297 x 42030 x 42842 x 1191
A91.46 x 2.0537 x 524 x 5105 x 147
A216.54 x 23.39420 x 59442 x 591191 x 1684
A82.05 x 2.9152 x 745 x 7147 x 210
A123.39 x 33.11594 x 84159 x 841684 x 2384
A72.91 x 4.1374 x 1057 x 11210 x 298
A033.11 x 46.81841 x 118984 x 1192384 x 3370

The Emperor paper size offers ample space to communicate complex ideas or detailed designs effectively. Its generous dimensions allow designers to incorporate intricate details without compromising on clarity or legibility.

Despite its uncommon usage in everyday printing tasks due to its large format, the Emperor holds a significant place in specialized industries where larger print formats are required. It's a testament to the diversity and adaptability of paper sizes catering to various needs and applications.

While the Emperor may not be your go-to choice for daily printing needs due to its grandiose dimensions, it certainly reigns supreme when it comes to large-scale projects requiring detailed representation and high visual impact.

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Interesting facts about Emperor

1: Emperor paper is named after the Chinese emperors

Emperor paper gets its name from the Chinese emperors who were known for their love of calligraphy and fine arts. This type of paper was traditionally used by emperors and high-ranking officials in ancient China.

2: Emperor paper is made from mulberry bark

The production of Emperor paper involves using the inner bark of the mulberry tree. The bark is harvested, boiled, and then beaten into a pulp to create a smooth and durable paper surface.

3: Emperor paper has a long history

The origins of Emperor paper can be traced back over 2,000 years to ancient China. It has been used for centuries as a medium for calligraphy, painting, and other artistic endeavors.

4: Emperor paper is highly absorbent

One unique characteristic of Emperor paper is its high absorbency. This allows ink or paint to quickly penetrate the surface, resulting in vibrant colors and crisp lines in calligraphy or artwork.

5: Emperor paper is resistant to aging

Due to its manufacturing process and quality materials, Emperor paper has excellent resistance to aging. When stored properly, it can retain its original appearance and durability for many years.

6: Different grades of Emperor paper exist

Emperor paper comes in various grades depending on its thickness and quality. Higher-grade papers are smoother with fewer imperfections, making them ideal for intricate calligraphy or detailed paintings.

7: Traditional methods are still used to produce Emperor Paper

In some regions of China, traditional methods of producing Emperor paper are still practiced today. Skilled artisans continue to handcraft this paper using age-old techniques, preserving its authenticity and cultural significance.

8: Emperor paper is used for conservation purposes

Due to its durability and resistance to aging, Emperor paper is often used in the conservation and restoration of ancient artworks and documents. Its archival qualities help preserve these valuable pieces for future generations.

9: Emperor paper has a unique texture

The surface of Emperor paper has a distinct texture that adds character to calligraphy or artwork created on it. This texture enhances the visual appeal and tactile experience of using this type of paper.

10: Emperor paper is highly regarded by artists worldwide

Emperor paper has gained recognition and admiration from artists around the world for its quality, versatility, and cultural significance. Many artists choose this type of paper for their masterpieces due to its exceptional characteristics.