Canson Infinity papers are manufactured by the world's leading Fine Art Paper Mills, Canson and Arches, located in France. Canson was founded in 1557 and its illustrious history includes the prestigious appointment to Manufacture Royale in 1784 by Louis XVI and the invention of the Hot Air Balloon, made with Canson paper in 1782.
The unique qualities of these two premier paper mills and their products have been embraced by artists such as Picasso, Chagal, Warhol, Ingres, Miro and Alechinsky.They remain the standard for today's artists.
Museum Canvas Water Resistant Matte 440 is a traditional, museum-quality, 100% archival cotton canvas has a natural white tone optimized for pigmented inks. Combining modern technical excellence with the texture, feel and body that only an all-cotton canvas can deliver, it offers the highest quality for the most discerning of reproductions.
It is free of optical brightening agents, with a premium, coated, matte-textured surface that is ideal for giclee applications. Water-resistant and UV-resistant, it can be stretched and mounted with ease.