Harmonics 01 [mathematical abstract art print, unframed) A4/A3 sizes

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Harmonics 01

When a taut string stretched between two fixed points is plucked, it begins to oscillate. How it moves depends on all kinds of stuff, like how tightly it is stretched, how elastic it is and where along its length it is plucked.

All that can be said with certainty is that there will be a lot going on. The most prominent vibration will be one where the centre of the string moves up and down [the largest envelope], producing what is known as the fundamental frequency of the string.

But alongside that, the string will produce frequencies at multiples of the fundamental frequency, known as harmonics. The more energy that is put into the string, the more those harmonics will appear.

This design pictures a string producing harmonics with frequencies of 2,3,4 and 8 times that if the fundamental frequency. The shorter the distance between the peaks of the waves, the higher the frequency.

Designed by David Lawrence, d/dx art prints are created on 315 gsm Canson Infinity Museum Rag produced at the centuries-old Arches paper mill in France. This superb art paper is acid-free and uses no optical brighteners to degrade over time. Ultrachrome K3 inks provide vivid colours which will last without fading for many decades in normal conditions. The robustness of the paper makes DIY framing a simple matter.

The prints are standard European A4 (210*297mm) in size and are unframed. They are packed flat in crystal envelopes with cardboard stiffener and posted in a rigid container via Royal Mail first class.

You can find larger representations of many prints and more about the background to them at www.ddxart.co.uk

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We post items wherever possible within 2 working days. Prints are posted in rigid boxes via Royal Mail (First Class within the UK).

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In the unlikely event that there is a flaw in your print we are happy to exchange it or refund the price on return. In the event of damage in transit, it helps if you can provide photographic or other evidence so that we can claim from Royal Mail.

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The colours you are seeing on your monitor are inevitably not precisely the colours you would see if you were looking at the same design in printed form. There is simply no way around that, since the internet places limits on the range of colours that can be displayed and, even if that were not the case, every monitor is subtly (sometimes wildly!) different in the way it displays colours.

But you can be reassured that the quality of our equipment is such that colours and quality are consistent over time and the print you receive will be identical to other prints sold in galleries and art fairs to buyers who have every opportunity to handle and assess them.

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