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ARCHES® Lavis Fidélis / En-Tout-Cas

One particularity: this paper has two different sides, cold press for watercolour and smooth side for ink and drawing.

Also made on a cylinder mould, it is made of 25% of cotton, gelatin sized and offers excellent mechanical strength as well as resisting the penetration of paints.

  • Composition: 25% cotton – Made on a cylinder mould – Gelatin sized
  • Grammages: 220 and 280 gsm
  • Texture: cold press on one side for watercolour, satin grain on the back for drawing
  • Colour: white
  • Edges (sheet): 4 deckle edges
  • Watermark (sheet): Cold press side “Fidélis MBM® (Arches France)”; Satin grain side “Trait Lavis”
  • Formats: sheet and roll
  • Conservation: with alkaline reserve, acid-free, no optical brightening agents (permanent in accordance with ISO 9706)
  • Uses: watercolour, ink, drawing
iligrane ARCHES® Lavis Fide

  • ARCHES® Lavis Fidelis - face pour le dessin
  • ARCHES® Lavis Fidelis - face pour l'aquarelle

The ARCHES® Lavis Fidélis papers

Made to measure: ARCHES® customises your paper: you choose the format, quality, grammage, colour ... and the watermark (conditions available on request)

Sheets

Colour Grammage g/m² / gsm - lb Texture Sheet size cm / m - in / yd
White 220 - 105 Cold pressed / Hot pressed 50 x 64 cm - 19.5 x 25.5 in

Rolls

Colour Grammage g/m² / gsm - lb Texture Sheet size cm / m - in / yd
White 280 - 134 Cold pressed / Hot pressed 133 cm x 9.14 m - 52.5 in x 10 yd