Canson Infinity papers are manufactured by the world's leading Fine Art Paper Mill, Canson, 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 this paper mill 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.
Edition Etching Rag 310gsm is a 100% cotton Fine Art paper with a smooth texture, reminiscent of the original genuine etching and printmaking papers. The paper has the purest white tone available on the market, without any Optical Brightening Agents, also called OBAs. Optical Brightening Agents are artificial brighteners that deteriorate in time. Canson Edition Etching Rag offers a high paper shade stability and a resistance to aging by using natural minerals. This museum-grade paper provides deep blacks, excellent image sharpness, optimum color graduation and its unique slight grain makes it ideal for printing detailed work, color photographs and exceptional black and white portraits.
|Optical Brighteners||without OBA|
|Paper Base Tone||White|
|Paper Type||100% Cotton|
|Thickness||15 mil and up|
|Weight||300gsm and up|