Medium Size

Medium or standard size artwork - over 12 to 20 inches (~ 30-50 cm) longest side. 

These paintings and drawings can fit on most wall spaces and can be comfortably observed in standard size rooms and often require just standard size frames.

  • For the United States, a good examples could be, in inches:
    • 12 x 16", a standard paper block size, 3:4 aspect ratio,
    • 16 x 20", a common US picture frame size, 4:5 aspect ratio,
    • or either quarter (11 x 15") or half (15 x 22") imperial sheet.
  • For Europe and Asia:
    • A3 standard - 30 x 42 cm, or 297 x 420 mm (~ 16.5 x 11.7 inches),
    • B3 standard - 35 x 50 cm, or 353 x 500 mm (~ 13.9 x 19.7 inches),
    • B4 standard - 25 x 35 cm, or 250 x 353 mm (~ 9.8 x 13.9 inches).