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© Alexandru Crisan 1996-2019, All Rights Reserved.

ART PRINTS

limited editions, collector editions, dimensions, shipping & more

ART PRINTS

You can purchase my images on SHOP section. Unless specified otherwise, most of the images displayed on this website are available for purchase only as Art Prints. Some images are available only for selling through art galleries around the world.

The ART PRINTS are divided into 2 categories: LIMITED EDITIONS available in 50 prints worldwide and COLLECTOR EDITIONS which are available in a very small amount of art prints dedicated to collector’s, museums or specific art galleries, only in 5 prints worldwide. The number of limited editions mentioned on each image in SHOP section is based on a collection or series type, usually as described bellow. Also, I provide a preview for each art print on real environment before you make a purchase, which allows you to see how a particular piece of art will look on your wall in a living room. No further reproduction of any kind will be run after limited editions or art limited editions are sold out.

LIMITED EDITIONS

All my artworks are labeled as Limited Editions. Photographs that are in a limited edition are produced in a limited quantity of prints. Generally, editions are smaller or equal to 50 pieces total in different sizes. Limited edition works are valuable because of the limited number of available prints. Once limited editions run out, the prints will no longer be available in any form.

[LE] LIMITED EDITIONS (Limited Printed Works) > [50 PRINTS WORLDWIDE]

[LE] LIMITED EDITION OF 20 >> print size: 40x40cm square or 30x53cm wide numbered from 1/20

[LE] LIMITED EDITION OF 15 >> print size: 60x60cm square or 50x88cm wide numbered from 1/15

[LE] LIMITED EDITION OF 10 >> print size: 80x80cm square or 70x123cm wide numbered from 1/10

[LE] LIMITED EDITION OF 5 >> print size: 100x100cm square or 90x158cm wide numbered from 1/5

Limited Editions are available for online purchase as original fine-art prints.

COLLECTOR EDITIONS

Some of my artworks are labeled as Collector Editions. Photographs that are in a collector edition are produced in a very limited quantity of art prints, dedicated to special collectors who wants to have an exclusive or unique artwork. Generally, editions are smaller or equal to 5 pieces total. Collector edition works are generally considered as original works of art being extremely valuable. Once collector editions run out the prints will no longer be available in any form whatsoever.

[CE] SIGNATURE COLLECTOR EDITIONS (Original Works of Art) > [5 ARTWORKS WORLDWIDE]

[SCE] SPECIAL ART LIMITED COLLECTOR EDITION OF 5 + 2 Artist’s Proofs dedicated to particular art images from a project or a distinct series, available worldwide only in 5 artprints >> print size: 100x100cm [variable] numbered from 1/5. or

[UCE] UNIQUE EXCLUSIVE ART LIMITED COLLECTOR EDITION OF 1 dedicated for an art image, selected by artist from a project or a series as reference, available worldwide only in 1 artprint >> print sizes: 100x100cm [variable] numbered from 1/1.

A Unique Exclusive Art Print is an artwork never reproduced in any form in limited or reproduction prints of any kind. Personally supervised by the photographer in collaboration with the fine print-makers in the world, will grant the best possible results in order to reach the highest level of quality available in our times. The entire handmade process is an original work of art dedicated to achieving an exclusive unique image. Once the unique edition is purchased, the artist proofs if there exist, will be provided to the buyer which, finally, will be the only owner of the artwork. For other information’s, please contact us.

Due to limited availability, Collector Editions or original exclusive artworks are not available for online purchase. For collector inquiries, please request an available quote by contact us section or use the link provided on the artwork page where the price range is provided.

QUALITY

Printed on an archival 100% cotton Fine Art paper from Hahnemuhle, such as FineArt Photo Rag 308 for matte paper, FineArt Photo Rag Baryta 315 or FineArt Baryta 325 for glossy papers, with pigment ink on Canon iPF 8300 Fine Art printer, the giclée prints reach the highest museum quality standards which guarantees long lasting color and saturation. The estimated display life is at least 100 years before noticeable change under anti-UV glass and protected from direct sunlight.

SPECIAL PRINTING

Some editions might have other print processes type or different type of papers depending on image content. Personally supervised by the photographer in collaboration with the finest print-makers will grant the best possible results in order to reach the highest level of quality available in our times. Carbon transfer print for example, also known as a wet print process, is one of the preferred processes for some black and white special editions. Made of pure carbon pigment, the carbon prints, renowned for its archival stability (at least 200 years on special conditions), rich shadows, clarity, and luxurious texture will never fade, exceeding the platinum or silver prints. The entire handmade process is an original work of art dedicated to achieving an exclusive unique image.

AUTHENTICITY

The Limited Editions are stamped and numbered on the back side. In addition, each print comes with a Certificate of Authenticity signed by the photographer, with the work’s title and edition number, indicating that you have purchased an original fine-art print.

The Collector Editions are certified, personally hand-signed by author, stamped and numbered on the back side. Additionally, the Certificate of Authenticity signed by the photographer with artwork title and edition number, indicate that you have purchased an original exclusive artwork.

FRAMING

Prints are unmounted and shipped to any country worldwide, usually rolled in a hard tube, well protected against moisture and damage. The photography can also be sent framed, only on express request, ready to be hanged on your wall, at an additional cost calculated to dimensions of the selected frame. If you are interested in framing for your print, please contact me and I would be happy to help you.

SHIPPING

Shipping is included with the Postal Service or UPS for limited editions of 20, 15, 10 and 5 and by Fedex or DHL for special collector edition of 5 and unique exclusive collector edition of 1. Total delivery time is about 1-3 weeks for limited editions of 20, 15, 10 or 5, 2-4 weeks for special art limited collector edition of 5 and 3-7 weeks for unique exclusive art limited collector edition of 1.

PAYMENT

You can safely pay by credit/debit card, PayPal or wire transfer. If you want to make payment via wire transfer, contact me. A wire transfer can be made from one bank account to another bank account or through a transfer of cash at a cash office. The order will be processed after 7 days from the clear payment. This website is secured for online transactions (COMODO RSA Domain Validation Secure Server CA) by an SSL certificate verified by COMODO CA Limited. If you require any other information contact us.

RETURNS

If you receive a damaged piece of art or if you just change your mind about your purchase which is a rare occurrence, contact us within 24 hours at one of the addresses provided in contact section. In this case we will resend the numbered edition again or cancel the order and refund you. At this time, there are no returns on special orders or artwork that is altered at the request of the customer. You can find all the details about returns, refunds, partial refunds on Returns section < Buyers, Purchases, Payments, Returns < User Information < TERMS OF USE.

COPYRIGHT

Copyright © 1996-2019 Alexandru Crisan. All Rights Reserved. All photographs are the property of Alexandru Crisan. No part of the photographs or texts may be reproduced, stored or transmitted in any form for any purpose whatsoever, whether by electronic media, photocopy, or any other means of reproduction without the written permission and/or signed consent of the author. Please read TERMS OF USE.