A base sheet was formed by pouring Hollander-beaten linen pulp mixed with pigment and ground into a large frame mold. Further additions were made to the surface once it was dry with pulp mixed with pigment and latex. The work was air-dried.
The original object was scanned as a TIFF file on a Nikon Coolscan 4000 film scanner at approximately 4000 pixels on the long dimension. A 300 ppi JPEG file limited to 1024 pixels on the long dimension was then added to the CONTENTdm database.