Nothing compares to the quality and permanence of pure Museum Rag Mat. Premium Museum Rag provides optimum archival quality protection for fine works of art on paper.
Premium UN-buffered Museum Rag Mat provides optimum archival quality protection for fine works of art that require a low alkaline environment.
Alpharag is made from a pure cotton rag pulp and offers one of the highest quality mats available. Alpharag has a solid consistent color throughout and is fade and bleed resistant with color consistency for colors that stay true for the life of your art.
Premium Museum Rag 8 ply mat boards provide optimum archival quality protection for fine works of art on paper. Recommended for extremely valuable original works of art, rare and antique documents and items of historical importance.
Nothing compares to the quality and permanence of 100% Cotton Museum RagMat produced by Crescent Cardboard, the recognized leader in the manufacturing of paper and board for the framing and art materials market. Crescent RagMat Museum mat board meets the highest specifications for museums and archivists worldwide. Museum Rag provides optimum archival quality protection for fine works of art on paper. Recommended for extremely valuable and original works or art, rare and antique documents and items of historical importance. Virtually all museums and libraries use cotton rag mat board to exhibit and conserve treasured manuscripts, documents, and works of art. 100% pure cotton museum board with solid color throughout is available in many standard pre-cut sizes. This extra rigid board has special surface sizing for French matting and art media. Custom cutting of all matting materials is available at the same discount pricing for volume quantities. All mat boards feature clean straight outside edges with precision cut 45 Degree Bevel windows
REDIMAT carries RagMat Museum Solids by Crescent in 4-PLY and 8-PLY, and we carry Un-Buffered RagMat Museum Solids, as well, for those who need that specific application. To round out our museum rag offerings, we offer ALPHARAG by Nielson-Bainbridge, the highest rated museum board, which utilizes the Artcare process to add further protection.
RAGMAT MUSEUM SOLIDS are 100% cotton and provide optimum archival quality protection for fine works of art on paper. This extra rigid board has special surface sizing for French matting and art media.
UN-BUFFERED RAGMAT MUSEUM SOLIDS are recommended for many photographic emulsions such as albumen, dye transfers, chromogenic prints and cyanotypes, as well as animal based materials such as leather, silk, and wool that require a low alkaline environment. For more information please see Buffered vs Un-Buffered Museum Rag Matting.
8-PLY RAGMAT MUSEUM SOLIDS are 100% cotton, double thick, and when cut provide a dramatic, deep bevel, an incomparable impact often used in galleries and art museums.
ALPHARAG by Nielson-Bainbridge is 100% cotton and one of the highest quality mats available. Alpharag utilizes the Artcare process for protecting artwork from pollutant gases and from acid by-products.
More Information on Buffered -vs- Unbuffered Museum Matboard
If you have any questions about what size mat board you need or sizing your pictures or other artwork, please give our customer service a call or see our online sizing guide to selecting the best size for your framing and matting needs. REDIMAT offers a large selection of photo mat board products in the most popular picture and frames sizes including several harder to find square picture sizes. Using the custom mat board feature found on any of our material pages it is possible to create most any custom mat size and you get the same pricing as our standard sizes when buying in bulk quantities.
If you are needing 32x40 mat board we have full uncut sheets available in any of our matboard materials and colors or they can be cut down to just the right size you need and save on shipping costs.
All of our Museum mat board is precision cut for perfect craftsmanship with our computerized mat cutters and skilled operators in the USA.