With over 450 years' experience, we have unique expertise and know-how. Our goal is to offer all artists high-quality products which inspire them and give them confidence. All our customers acknowledge the excellence of our products. Canson® was founded in 1557 by the Montgolfier family. Its development and destiny are intertwined with the history of France and the history of Art. Rooted in tradition, Canson® respects this heritage and its duty to always provide consumers with outstanding paper.