Proper Framing and
LIMITED EDITION PRINTS
or improper matting and framing can cause damage to your art print. Discoloration
and deterioration are cause by use of standard
In matting of your art print, only rag conservation board with ph factor of 7.5 should be used. for both the mounting board behind the print as well as the mat or mats used on top of the print.
conservation mat board, with it s wide range of colors and textures, can
be used for matting, as long as the inside of the mat, which is in constant
direct contact with the print, is lined with at least a 2-ply rag conservation
board. Only all-rag, ph 7.5 acid free materials should be in direct contact
with the front or back of the print. This includes the hinges, which suspend
the print under the mat. The print should never be mounted or permanently
secured to the mounting board by any method.
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