paper for giclee fine art prints
Our media for archival giclée prints includes fine art media from Hahnemühle Digital FineArt and a range of atelier giclée papers.

The smooth matt paper surfaces such as Hahnemuehle Photo Rag are a good safe choice and great for most image types. If your original artwork is based on watercolour paper then the Hahnemuehle Torchon would be a good fit.

However if you are uncertain about a paper choice please let us know, we would love to help.

All Hahnemühle papers have been certified by independent institutes to be highly resistant to ageing.

These are genuine artist papers are made of 100% cotton or pure alpha cellulose. Ideal for printing both black and white and colour photographs and art reproduction prints with impressive pictorial depth. Smooth and textured surfaces are available. Specified as acid free, calcium carbonate buffered, archival. Our range of Hahnemühle giclée paper currently includes:

Hahnemühle Photo Rag

Matt surface, weight 308gsm & 188gsm

One of the world’s most popular papers and the valued all-rounder for high-quality giclée print production. This white cotton artist’s paper, with its characteristic, wonderfully soft feel, boasts a lightly defined felt structure. Acid and lignin free, this classic paper meets the most exacting requirements for age resistance and is specially designed for fine art applications.

Hahnemühle Torchon

Matt, bright white, 100% α-cellulose paper – guarantees archival standards. This watercolour paper features a distinct textured surface. Photographic and fine art reproduction complying with highest archival standards, digital art, black & white and colour photography, limited edition prints, presentation prints for display purposes and exhibitions. Acid free, Calcium Carbonate buffered, 285gsm.

Hahnemühle Torchon giclee print paper
Hahnemühle German Etching giclee print paper

Hahnemühle German Etching

Velvety smooth with a fine surface texture, proving to be very popular with watercolour artists as well as for photography reproductions.

Acid free, Calcium Carbonate buffered, archival museum grade 310gsm.

Hahnemühle Bamboo

290 gsm, 90% bamboo fibres, 10% cotton, natural white. The world’s first FineArt inkjet paper made from 90% bamboo fibres, for a natural look and environmentally friendly paper production.

Bamboo is acid- and lignin-free and meets the most precise requirements in terms of age resistance.

Hahnemühle Bamboo giclee print paper
Hahnemühle Agave giclee print paper

Hahnemühle Agave

290 gsm, 70% agave fibre, 30% cotton, white. 70% of this unique, environmentally friendly FineArt paper is made from sisal fibres.

Acid, lignin-free and meeting the most exacting requirements in terms of age resistance.

Cotton Rag Smooth

Cotton Rag Smooth

Matt fine art paper. 310gsm, 100% cotton bright white matt fine art paper with a luxuriously smooth surface ideal for high-resolution images.

Acid-free, lignin-free and archival certified 100+ years.

Art Velvet Textured

Bright white matt fine art paper. This 310gsm, 100% cotton velvet textured cold press matt fine art paper provides a premium professional quality printing surface. Acid and linen free, this fine art paper has a bright white, water resistant finish.

Art Velvet Textured paper

Metallic High White Photo – unique, microporous, resin coated photo paper with a high gloss, high white pearlescent metallic effect. 240gsm. Superb for a range of giclée art prints requiring a high gloss, metallic finish. Also great for landscape and architectural photographic views.

Photo Glossy – Glossy, microporous, resin coated photo paper with a high gloss. Approx weight 255gsm.