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Description and Dimensions
Description and Dimensions
Limited to 395 fine art limited edition prints + 40 artist proofs, 'Secret Smooch' is available either mounted or mounted and framed. We also offer the framed print glazed with a high quality reduced reflection glass called ARTglass. Please select the format you require using the drop down list above.
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The Benefits of ARTglass
Printed on 300gsm fine art paper, each print is individually numbered, and hand signed by Sam and supplied with a certificate of authenticity.
Mounted in an off-white mount with v-groove detail and supplied acetate wrapped.
The framed print is mounted as described and then framed in a 2cm x 2cm square profile moulding with a warm silver finish called 'Champagne'. Supplied strung and ready to hang.
WHAT IS ARTGLASS?Standard picture framing glass is called float glass. This glass is used by the majority of picture framers and is perfectly acceptable for use when framing most limited edition prints but it does cause reflection and impurities in the glass cause the framed image to appear duller than intended.
To overcome these compromises we offer all our limited editions with the option of been fitted with a speciality glass called ARTglass designed to reduce reflection and improve clarity.
Unlike 'non-reflective' glass which is etched to reduce reflection but has a cloudy appearance as a result, ARTglass is coated with a high-tech film, reducing reflection whilst adding clarity.
The example shown here is an actual scan of a print framed with ARTglass in the left half of the frame and standard glass in the right half. This image has not been altered or enhanced in any way and clearly shows how ARTglass improves the clarity and vibrancy of the print. From certain viewing angles it appears that the glass is invisible.
All dimensions are Height x Width and are approximate.
|Image Size||Finished Size|
|Mounted Print||17.5 x 17.5cm||36.0 x 34.5cm|
|Framed Print||38.5 x 37.0cm|
Sam Toft's narrative paintings are quirky, fun and beautifully composed. Born in June 1964 Sam's earliest ambition amongst others was to work in a post office; luckily for art lovers, after inspired tutelage at Liverpool Community College, Sam decided to "give it a go" with her pictures.
Sam has created an exclusive collection featuring her now infamous characters, "The Mustard's", Ernest Hemingway Mustard and his dear lady wife Violet along with their much loved eccentric friends and pets. Using mixed media, pencil, oil pastels, coloured inks and her own idiomatic techniques, Sam depicts a seaside world of faded ice-cream colours where the breeze is always blowing and life is utterly delicious.
Once your order has been placed on our website, you will receive an email acknowledgement and receipt. We will contact you shortly after to arrange a delivery day to suit you.
For your convenience, our courier APC will email you on the day of delivery with an estimated time slot. We have worked with APC for many years, and pack all framed and mounted artwork with extreme care.
Delivery charges vary depending on the size of your artwork, and the shipping method selected. For detailed information on shipping fees visit our delivery section.
We hope you love your new artwork, but if you would like to return it we offer FREE 14 day returns.
If the item is unused, in its original condition and packaging, and accompanied by valid proof of purchase, we’ll offer a full refund (including delivery charge).
For more information about our 14 and 30 day return policy, please check our returns page.