These frames can be used for works of art or can be fitted with a mirror to become mirror frames.
Any of the frames shown in our web Store can be restored, resized or have a gilded liner added to alter the size if necessary
We offer expert restoration services for any of these frames if desired.
Most of these frames are antique from the century indicated.
Antique frames will exhibit various characteristics of their age and are priced accordingly. The prices listed are for the frames in the condition shown.
Frame size listings:
SIGHT SIZE refers to the smallest interior measure or opening size in the frame as viewed from the front of the frame.
RABBET SIZE refers to the inside measure from the back of the frame that the art or a mirror would fit into. This will usually be ¼ to ⅜ inch wider than the sight size on each side of the frame. For example: A frame with a sight size of 23 ½ X 29 ½ inches will usually have a rabbet size in back close to 24 X 30 inches that the artwork or mirror will fit into.
WIDTH refers to the moulding width from the inner sight edge to the outside edge of the frame.
Atelier Richard Boerth currently has a collection of hundreds of antique frames in many sizes and styles that are not shown. Please inquire if there is particular style or size you are searching for.
Mirror frames that are shown that have original or antique mirrored glass in them are noted. We can provide new mirror, beveled or plain, or a mirror with an antique appearance at an added cost, if requested.
We want you to be completely satisfied with your purchase and will supply further condition information upon request.
Please contact us if you have any questions or would like more information on any of our frames shown.