Most artists will continue to use mediums such as etching, lithographs, silkscreens and others because of its astonishing sensitivity to the papers involved and because each print is an artwork in itself and collectable. No two prints are completely the same, and that’s why they are so collectable.
Computer generated images are newish and some artists use them to make limited or open edition reproductions. They are generated by a digital printing process.
We can help you to frame your Fine Art Limited Edition or connect you with the framers we use directly. Like us, they are experts and will ensure your Fine Art Limited Edition is presented in the best way possible.
This acid content leads to browning, brittleness and eventual disintegration.
The acid free papers, properly stored show no such degredation, even after many years.
Berkeley Editions Fine Art Limited Editions should not be rolled for long periods of time. Framing is the best preservation. If not framed, the limited editions should be kept flat between acid-free paper in a box or portfolio and in a dry place.
- When framing, the Limited Editions should be mounted using all acid-free materials.
- Do not hang the Limited Edition in direct sunlight. If placing in a brightly lit room, it is advisable to use UV glass.
- Please ensure the hanging arrangement is sufficient to hold a substantial weight.
Collecting limited editions is a secure and safe section of the art investment market. Stored correctly, they appreciate over time. And these Editions increase in value as the artist’s career escalates. Presented in the right frame and environment, they will give you, your family and guests an appreciation of the skill, talent and sheer creativity of many of Australia’s leading artists. They lift the environment.
All art objects are prone to some risk in terms of investment. That risk can be minimized by buying prints by artists who have a high reputation and are fairly well established or of an iconic nature. Also, purchase from a reputable supplier.
A certificate of authenticity is provided with all artwork sold.
Berkeley Editions has been in business for over 30 years. If you ask anyone who has longevity in the art market they will know of us and the quality of the work we create. The Australian art community is a small one and those who care deeply about art, the artists and genuine creativity and integrity support each other.
We can also bring a selection of our Fine Art Limited Editions to you.
Please call Robyn (Contact Us) to arrange a viewing.