The Clock Tower - St Albans Art Print

The Clock Tower - St Albans Art Print

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The Clock Tower - St Albans Art Print by Mark Tisdale.

This St Albans art print features The Clock Tower at the historic city center. This medieval clock was completed circa 1405 and is said to be the oldest surviving medieval belfry in England. Our guide in St Albans years ago said that the clock tower was the result of a power struggle with the old Abbey. The Abbey clock and bells can be seen and heard from the same location so there was no obvious reason for a clock tower where it was built. But the citizens of St Albans were asserting their authority over time keeping.

Regardless of motivation The Clock Tower is a picturesque sight and gives the center of St Albans a truly old world flavor. This is a print made more special by having been there but just the same it has a truly classic feeling of a quaint English village that has appealed to many who have never stepped foot in this city not far from London.

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Art Prints - Product Information

When decorating your home or office, you deserve high quality decor that will last. Art prints purchased on this site are individually produced for your order. They are printed on acid-free paper using archival inks. This guarantees that your art print will last a lifetime without fading or loss of color.

All art prints feature an additional 1" white border surrounding the artwork. This added border allows for easy matting and framing.

Within 10 to 15 business days of your purchase, your art print will be shipped to you securely rolled in a durable cardboard tube.

Art Print Paper Choices

Archival Matte Paper Sample

230 gsm / 9.5 mil

Archival Matte Paper

Long-lasting heavyweight paper with a smooth matte finish. This versatile paper is designed for high contrast and crisp reproduction of photography and fine art. This paper is an acid-free archival quality choice. 

Somerset Velvet Paper Sample

255 gsm / 19 mil

Somerset Velvet Paper

Radiant white paper which offers vivid color reproduction with rich blacks and great contrast. A subtle texture adds extra warmth to fine art prints. This paper is a 100% cotton rag paper for archival longevity.


Note: Both of these paper choices will produce brilliant art prints that you will enjoy for years to come. My personal preference for my work is Somerset velvet for its thickness and texture. 

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