Best Manhattan Easel - Designed by a portrait painter, this magnificent easel offers a full range of tilt angles for the serious painter. The closed tray is 30 inches wide. Opened, the tray offers a 60 inch work space with a white melamine paint mixing surface and two large stainless steel canisters for solvents. Adjusts easily to a variety of angles. Ideal for portrait work or working with pastels. Holds canvasses up to 88 inches. By removing the painting tray, a maximum canvas height of 102 inches can be achieved. Minimum easel height 75 inches, maximum height 118 inches. Base measures 27 inches wide by 30 inches deep. Adjustable sliding mast moves independently of the tray. Mounted on front locking, heavy duty rubber casters for mobility. The Manhattan's top carriage has a self-braking clutch that allows the painter to tilt work forward, backward or vertical. Each BEST Easel is made of American oak, sanded to a smooth surface, then hand-rubbed with oil to reveal the inherent beauty of the wood grain. The craftsmen at BEST nail, glue, and wood screw every joint, guaranteeing strength and precision. Only the highest quality hardware is used as these easels are constructed to last a lifetime. The shipping cost of $99.95 applies to most areas of the 48 contiguous states. Some very remote locations which may involve a secondary carrier may require an additional fee. If this is the case to ship to your location, we will notify you prior to shipping for authorization. Hawaii and Alaska as well as international destinations require a separate quote. Ships partially assembled. Special Offer...50% Off Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price!