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Somerset Velvet Watercolor Fine Art Print Material Information

Lightship Editions Somerset Velvet fine art watercolor paper has always been the first paper choice among serious artists and Gicleé printmakers. Ever since the 1700s and the days of handmade paper, Somerset has enjoyed a reputation for quality that has continued to grow through the years. Somerset Velvet fine art watercolor paper is a 100% cotton, acid-free paper that delivers long-lasting Gicleé prints.

Somerset Velvet fine art watercolor paper is engineered to offer the highest resolution and color saturation possible.

Lightship Editions Somerset Velvet fine art watercolor Gicleé material has a lightfastness rating of 70 years in normal indoor lighting conditions. Lightfastness ratings are based on accelerated testing of the Somerset Velvet fine art watercolor material displayed indoors, under glass. Actual print stability will vary according to display conditions, light intensity and atmospheric conditions. Ratings for Lightship Editions Somerset Velvet fine art watercolor material are based on testing conducted by Wilhelm Imaging Research www.wilhelm-research.com.

Artist: Wendy Turner

There are many elements that effect longevity of Lightship Editions Somerset Velvet fine art watercolor Gicleé prints including humidity, cigarette smoke, high levels of ozone and direct sunlight. To maximize the longevity of your print Lightship Editions suggests putting the print under glass, lamination, or minimizing contact with the elements that effect longevity.

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