Matboard

The Crescent range of matboard has been neatly divided into three simple standards GOOD, BETTER, BEST. Please finde our product portfolio below.

The Standard Decorative Matboard collection will slow the speed of ageing to the artwork, for minimum and commended levels of framing and complies with FATG quality standards.

Features:

  • Surface, core and backing paper buffered with calcium carbonate to an alkaline reserve of
    2-5 %, acid-free, pH 7.5-8.5

     

Crescent Europe’s GOOD range of matboards includes:

  • Whitecore Basics

  • Whitecore.120

  • Whitecore Extra Thick

  • Whitecore Vergé

  • Regular.120

  • Black Core

  • Artisan

Green is for GOOD

The Conservation Matboard collection offers a higher level of protection for conservation level framing and complies with FATG quality standards.

Features:

  • 100% alpha cellulose

  • Lignin-free

  • Buffered with calcium carbonate to an alkaline reserve of 3-5%, pH 8.0-8.5

  • High bleed and fade resistant

  • Ageing resistant complying with ISO 9706
     

Crescent Europe’s BETTER range of matboards includes:

  • Brite Cores

  • Colour Line

  • Conservation Boards

  • Conservation Linen

  • Conservation Suedes

  • Select.17

  • Select Conservation Solids
     

     

Red is for BETTER

The Cotton Matboard collection offers the highest levels of protection for museum level framing and complies with FATG quality standards.
 

Crescent Europe’s BEST range of matboards includes:

RagMat Museum Solids:

  • 100% premium cotton board, solid colour

  • 100% lignin-free and speck-free

  • Buffered with calcium carbonate to an alkaline reserve of 2-5%

  • pH 7.5-9.5

  • PAT tested

RagMat Museum Solids Unbuffered:

  • 100% premium cotton board, solid colour

  • 100% lignin-free and speck-free

  • Unbuffered

  • pH 7.0

  • PAT tested

RagMat Museum Duplex:

  • Double sided cotton board with a different colour on each side

  • see Rag Mat Museum Solids

 

Blue is for BEST

If your client is looking for a cotton matboard for the framing of valuable works of original art, rare and antique documents, fine art prints and valuable photographs.

When should I recommend matboards in BEST quality?

If your client is looking for a decorative matboard for the framing of open end reproductions, general presentations, art prints and posters.

When should I recommend matboards in GOOD quality?

If your client ist looking for a conservation matboard for the framing of fine art prints, limited editions, valuable documents and photographs.

When should I recommend matboards in BETTER quality?

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