This heavy-duty table easel can be used on any flat surface. It adjusts easily from a vertical to a horizontal position, folding compactly into the base, measuring 19x 14-1/2 It features a top and bottom canvas support and accommodates canvases up to 21-3/4, and 22 lbs. It is great for sketching, pastel painting and to display artwork, books and leaflets in galleries, studios or at art fairs. Made of oiled beechwood, it is a light-weight 4-1/2 lbs. and is easily portable.