The artist created this watercolor at The Center for Works on Paper in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, as a study for a possible aquatint etching. Please note that this painting on paper is shipped to the collector without a frame or mat. This keeps the price low and affords the collector a choice in framing. A sturdy cardboard box is employed for shipping the work. The etching is first wrapped in several layers of acid free glassine-tissue and then placed between two archival boards. This is next placed into the shipping carton and securely packed with bubble wrap. The ABSOLUTE ARTS DOT COM price includes all handling costs and shipment supplies, including the carton. Please note that the mailing costs are extra and charged to the collector. Materials include Winsor Newton watercolors applied onto Arches Cold-press watercolor paper, 140 Pounds. The paper measures inches 15 high38.100 cmby 2255.880 cminches wide. The painted area measures 11 inches high by 18 inches wide.