Fine Art/print


How do you tell a print from a poster If the picture is framed and paper covers back.

Hi Sherri

A poster is also a sort of print. But I assume you mean how you can tell if you have a lithograph or a poster? If this is not your question please ask a follow-up.
When a lithograph is done the paper is runned through a press several times. One time for each color and you will be able to see that the colors are different on the lithograph than on the poster. You need a lup to see this.

Often the posters are also made on cheaper, blank paper but this is not always.

Best Regards, Soren

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Søren Holmstrup


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