- Highest quality professional heavy weight resin coated photo paper (255 gsm, 69 lbs)
- Printed with an Epson Artisan 1430 utilizing special UV dye inks
- Carefully mounted to allow for movement of the print due to temperature or humidity changes
- Matted versions feature archival quality acid-free white mat with beveled edge and white back.
- Framed versions feature a 2” narrow moulding black frame and a double mat (white/black) with beveled edges, glass, and plastic-coated hanging wire. Ready to hang.
- All prints are hand signed by T R Thompson
The Cathedral at Reims gargoyles - Reims, France - 2017
Located in the center of the Champagne Region of France, this cathedral has suffered greatly over its nearly 800-year history. I must admit a fascination and affection for gargoyles; a grotesque carved human or animal face or figure projecting from the gutter of a building, typically acting as a spout to carry water clear of a wall. The term originates from the French gargouille, which in English is likely to mean throat or is otherwise known as the gullet, and similar words derived from the root gar, to swallow, which represented the gurgling sound of water