I believe there are but few poets who can sum up the Taj Mahal’s beauty. It is so striking when you first feast upon it through the entrance of the North Gate. It’s as if it lay on canvas, a creation from a master’s brush strokes. It really is a magnificent work of art. It’s breathtaking. The entire monument is adorned with semiprecious gems embedded in it’s marble. Lapis Lazuli from Afghanistan, onyx from Mongolia, coral from Tibet, seashells from Sri Lanka and New Zealand, malachite from Zambia are just several of the stones that are decoratively befitted into the Taj Mahal. The 15th century emperor’s wife had complications during the birth of her 14th child and passed soon after. The king fulfilled his promise to her to build a monument in her name so that she would be remembered for all of time. They now both rest assuredly in the belly of the monument we have all come to know as the greatest building ever assembled in the name of love.
All Limited Edition Collector’s Series pieces are printed on museum rag paper or museum edition canvas using archival pigment inks. Limited Edition Collector’s Series pieces ship, print only. If choosing museum paper, your new photographic art piece will ship with a 1.5 inch white border around the entirety of the image where the artist signs, titles, numbers and embosses over the dated signature. If choosing museum canvas, your new photographic art piece will be shipped with a 1.5″-2″ mirror to allow for the piece to be stretched over 1.5″-2″ stretcher bars. Canvas pieces are signed and numbered on bottom right front of the image unless otherwise requested. All Limited Edition Collector’s Series pieces are shipped unframed and tubed with a Certificate of Authenticity. We can provide recommendations on how to frame your new art upon request. This will insure maximum style and longevity for you new works. Edition numbers are the total in the edition, size interdependent. There are not multiple editions for different sizes. Only one number, one edition.
Initialed Open Edition Prints are printed on photographic paper and matted in an off white, 4-ply acid free matte. Open Edition Prints are initialed on the front of the matte and in verso. All Open Edition Matted Prints fit standard frames.
5×7 prints ship matted to fit standard 11×14 frames
8×8 prints ship matted to fit standard 12×12 frames
8×12 & 9×12 prints ship matted to fit standard 16×20 frames
12×12 prints ship matted to fit standard 16×16 frames
12×16 & 12×18 prints ship matted to fit standard 20×24 frames