Landscape 173 is an original acrylic painting. At the time of photographing the canvas was not stretched. This listing is for the painting hand stretched on a heavy duty wooden frame which is 1.5 inches thick. During tension of the canvas all waves will be eliminated. Using copper coated tacking to the back of the canvas which will leave the sides painted and you will have the option to display the painting with or without a decorative frame. The painting will be finished with three coats of UV mat varnish. Hanging hardware will be installed. Theo Dapore is a listed artist and all his work is documented. Studio Dapore offers prompt insured shipping in custom hand made cartons.