It does not require matting or glazing (glass or plexiglass) as with paper art. Canvas reproductions look closer to an original painting because of the texture and the absence of glazing.
Thomas Kinkade Limited Editions on Canvas: All Thomas Kinkade limited canvas editions are enhanced with painted highlights to further increase the depth and realism of the image. All Thomas Kinkade limited canvas editions are pre-stretched and are not available gallery wrapped. They are fine art created for framing. Paper: Paper is a fragile medium and is still the most common material used in art reproduction. Framing paper art requires matting and glazing to protect the artwork; without it, the paper can be damaged and lose its integrity and value.Thomas Kinkade Limited Editions on Paper: All Thomas Kinkade paper editions have a white border around the image; which typically gets covered by matting when framed. World Wide Art is an Authorized Thomas Kinkade Signature Gallery. All Thomas Kinkade signatures and numbering appear in the image area. A Bit About World Wide Art. 1996 is a physical brick and mortar well O. Wood and glass with a ceramic tile roof art gallery, collectibles and custom frame shop in the beautiful San Francisco Bay Area. We have been in business for over 22 years and plan on being around for a long time. World Wide Art employees, besides being trained for their specific jobs, are art collectors, artists, professional framers and truly love what they do. This is not just a 10-6 job; it is a way of life for us all. World Wide Art specializes in limited editions by today's top artists, collectibles and custom conservation framing. We are here to serve the true art collector and art lovers as well as someone who is just looking for that perfect piece over the fireplace. The item "City by Bay Sunset Fisherman Wharf SF Thomas Kinkade PP 710 24x36 Canvas NEW" is in sale since Wednesday, October 26, 2016. This item is in the category "Art\Art Prints". The seller is "world-wide-art" and is located in Castro Valley, California. This item can be shipped to United States.