All prints are produced on Epson 9880 giclee printers
using archival inks guaranteed to last up to 75 years.
Museum quality prints at a printing resolution of
1440 x 720 dpi.
What is a Giclée?
A giclée (zhee-CLAY) is an individually produced, high-resolution,
high- fidelity reproduction done on a special large format printer.
Giclée, a French term meaning "spraying of ink" is produced from
digital scans of the originalartwork. A fine stream of ink, more than
four million droplets per second, is sprayed onto a specially treated
Caring For Your Giclée Reproduction
Your fine art giclée reproduction is beautiful and delicate and should be handled with the same extreme
care that you would give an original painting.
The giclée has been produced using superior printing technologies and premium quality materials. Treat
this investment as you would any piece of fine art. To ensure that your giclée maintains its presentation
quality for years of enjoyment, please adhere to the following recommendations when handling and
• When transporting or storing, keep flat and protected to avoid damage.
• Canvas giclée may be gently dusted using a soft, clean dry cloth.
• Do not apply any additional coatings
Reproductions on canvas require special attention. Because canvas weave is extremely hydrophilic
(readily accepts and gives off moisture to the surrounding atmosphere), room climate should be controlled
to avoid excessive stretching or shrinkage. A consistent environment with temperatures within the 60 to 85
degrees F range and relative humidity of 30 – 55% is recommended.
• Use a professional framer who has experience stretching and framing giclée canvases.
• Do not spray the back of the canvas with water or any other liquids. (Rapid shrinkage as it
dries will promote cracking of the surface.)
• Avoid rapid fluctuations of environment and exposure to direct sunlight.
During checkout, customers are able to select from a variety of premium papers and canvas.
These paper / canvas options are list below.
Premium Archival Matte Paper 230 gsm / 9.5 mil
Long-lasting and versatile, this heavyweight matte finish paper is engineered for high contrast and crisp reproduction of
high resolution images. Premium Archival Matte is a neutral white paper ideal for black-and-white photography and a
variety of fine art applications. It is acid-free for archival longevity.
Premium Glossy Photo Paper 250 gsm / 10 mil
For luxuriant depth and vivid color, reproduce your photographs on this ultra-gloss finish. The neutral tone, high D-Max,
and ink saturation make photo papers an outstanding choice for giclee reproductions.
Premium Semi-Matte Photo Paper 260 gsm / 10 mil
Artists and photographers alike love this paper for its understated semi-matte finish, optimized for maximum
presentation quality with minimum glare. The neutral tone, high D-Max, and high ink saturation make photo papers an
outstanding choice for giclee reproductions.
Premium Luster Photo Paper 250 gsm / 10 mil
This happy medium is preferred by portrait photographers for its cheerful sheen. The luster finish also has a delicate
sparkle that makes images of water scintillate. The neutral tone, high D-Max, and high ink saturation make photo
papers an outstanding choice for giclee reproductions.
Cool Tone Picture Rag 300 gsm / 24 mil
Popular among photographers for its exceptional black-and-white imagery, Cool Tone Picture Rag also holds incredibly
vivid and true colors. Cool Tone Picture Rag is an acid-free paper made from 100% cotton rag.
Somerset Velvet 255 gsm / 19 mil
This radiant white paper offers vivid color reproduction and deep, rich blacks for amazing contrast. With a texture that
gently softens the overall effect, it adds an extra hint of warmth to reproductions of oils and pastels and a softer edge to
photography. Somerset Velvet is a 100% cotton rag paper, making it perfect for conservation quality projects.
Watercolor Paper 315 gsm / 19 mil
The textured finish and satisfying weight of this fine art watercolor paper provides an authentic look and feel for
reproductions of watercolor art — or, use it to add an interesting natural texture to photography and digital media.
Collectors who like to handle the print out of frame will appreciate this paper's rigidity and surface feel. Watercolor
Paper is a neutral-toned, acid-free paper made from 100% cotton rag
Metallic Paper 315 gsm / 19 mil
Metallic paper prints are a budget-friendly way to create modern wall art. Metallic paper provides an exceptionally vibrant
print with the shine and shimmer of metal. This highly durable paper is mostly white with a signature metallic finish,
making it ideal for a wide range of images including white and flesh tones.
Glossy Canvas 450 gsm / 20.0 mil
With a glossy finish formula specially designed for pigmented inks, this canvas lovingly recreates the texture and
reflectivity of oils on canvas. It also lends a fine art feel to photographs. Glossy Canvas has a slightly warm tone and is
made from an acid-free poly/cotton blend.
Matte Canvas 450 gsm / 20.5 mil
The texture and weight of this canvas brings fine art reproductions one step closer to the originals, while the matte finish
gives them a softness that invites attention. Matte Canvas has a bright white tone and is made from an acid-free
|All images and artwork are protected by the Copyright Act of 1976, 17 U.S.C.§
101 et seq., as amended.
All artwork Copyright 1985-2015 Gregory Murray. All rights reserved. Do not
reproduce these images or the actual art without my prior consent.
|Information about artwork prints and canvas materials
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choose: Paintings from our site will enrich your collection
as they truly are original and professional art pieces being
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Materials used will be of a professional standard to ensure
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Along with a Certificate of Authenticity applied to the back
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