When you go with this linen roll you will be prepared to handle the most detailed paintings. Portraits are easier due to the even texture of the grain. You will have high quality canvas to paint your masterpieces on and do not have to worry about destroying the canvas due to the tight weave of the canvas. This canvas roll is imported from France and is sized to accommodate all sizes of painting. There are two options with this roll, either lead primer or universal primer to get the effect you are looking for. You should also note that there is an oversized shipping charge of $27.50 that will apply to all orders of this linen canvas roll.