Canson A2 Infinity Edition Etching Rag is a 100% cotton Fine Art paper with a smooth texture, reminiscent of the original genuine etching and printmaking papers. This museum-grade paper provides deep blacks, excellent image sharpness, optimum colour graduation and its unique slight grain makes it ideal for printing detailed work, colour photographs and exceptional black and white portraits. The paper has the purest white tone available on the market, without any Optical Brightening Agents, also called OBAs. Optical Brightening Agents are artificial brighteners that deteriorate over time.

The paper offers high paper-shade stability and a resistance to aging by using natural minerals.

The paper is compatible with pigmented and dye inks making it suitable for today’s professional inkjet printers. As well as drying instantly so your prints ready to go in an instant the paper is water resistant, acid freeand internally buffered to resist gas fading maximising the conservation of your prints.

The Canson Infinity Etching Raghas no optical brightening agents which ensures consistency of shades for generations. It has been designed to meet galleries and museum longevity requirements and conform to the ISO 9706 standard.

Print longevity
Permanence rating for a print on Edition Etching Rag, displayed framed under glass* (Years before noticeable fading and/or changes in color balance occur)





Vivera Pigment Inks

Lucia Pigment Inks

UltraChrome K3 Pigment Inks

>150 years

96 years

69 years

* The permanence rating for displayed print framed under glass is the most important of the three display conditions tested by the independent laboratory Wilhelm Imaging Research.

* Specifications subject to change by the manufacturer without notice


Canson Infinity Edition Etching Rag 310gsm A2 Paper - 25 Sheets


* Dispatch timeframes are indications only and may vary for multiple quantities. Timeframes are updated regularly during normal business hours.