• This frame has a broad frieze with a low relief Moorish design. The outer frame steps up to a flat top with a curving leaf and vine motif between two raised fillets. The sides have a narrow cove with a thin edge which undercut by a wider cove with a plain back edge. Original gilding. Missing interior liner. Applied ornament losses Sight size: 13 1/2 X 19 1/8
    Rabbet size: 13 1/2 x 19 1/8
    Moulding width: 4 1/4
  • This frame has a sight edge cove, foliate band and cove below a convex profile with a shell and leaf motif. The sides are coved with a plain back edge. Original gilding. Reduced from original size. Minor ornament and gesso losses Sight size: 9 9/16 x 13 9/16
    Rabbet size: 10 1/4 x 14 1/4
    Moulding width: 2 7/8
  • This frame has a foliate sight edge with a step up to the convex top edge. The downward curving profile below has raised C-scrolls and S-scrolls defining the outer edges. The extended corners and centers have medallions surrounded by C-scrolls and leaves with extended floral sprigs. Original gilding Gesso and ornament losses Sight size: 22 3/4 x 31 1/8
    Rabbet size: 23 1/2 x 31 7/8
    Moulding width: 4
  • This frame has a liner with a flat sight edge, a narrow band with perpendicular scoops and a cove with a flat step above. The convex outer frame has curling leaves on a reeded background with remnants of acanthus leaves at the corners. Cove sides with leaves set in semi-circles. Original gilding. Applied ornament losses, minor gesso losses Sight size: 18 3/4 x 24 1/2
    Rabbet size: 19 3/4 x 25 3/8
    Moulding width: 5
  • "This frame has a narrow, modern white liner, a beaded sight edge and plain frieze with a carved ribbon and stick below the flat top edge. Side coves with a plain back edge. Re-gilded with gold metal leaf " Releafed in GML Sight size: 22 3/16 x 26 3/16
    Rabbet size: 22 3/16 x 26 3/16
    Moulding width: 4 1/2
  • "This frame has a narrow sight edge rising in a cove to a wide flat with large, high relief curling leaves and beaded straps curling around a square stick. Cove sides with a wide egg and dart design at the back edge. Original gilding. No rabbet." Missing applied ornament, no liner Sight size: 22 3/16 x 26 3/16
    Rabbet size: 22 3/16 x 26 3/16
    Moulding width: 4 1/2
  • This frame has running leaf design at the sight edge below a narrow cove rising in the main cove to a steep quarter round top edge. The extended corners have scrolled leaves, straps and geometric elements. Cove sides curving inward. Original finish. Missing one corner, gesso losses, applied ornament losses Sight size: 20 3/16 x 27 3/16
    Rabbet size: 21 3/16 x 28 3/16
    Moulding width: 3 3/4
  • This frame has high relief acanthus leaves with beaded centers and curled tips between shield motifs. The large acanthus leaf corners extend over the side coves. Raised back edges with C-scrolls and a leaf and dart motif. Original gilding. Gesso losses, corner ornaments damaged Sight size: 22 1/2 x 27
    Rabbet size: 23 1/2 x 27 3/4
    Moulding width: 3 1/2
  • This frame has curving leaves and flowers set on a convex, cross hatched background with curled tipped acanthus leaves at the corners. The top edge is a plain flat with a narrow cove. Cove sides with a leaf and dart motif at the back edge. Minor ornament loss, gesso losses on edge Sight size: 20 5/8 x 28 1/2
    Rabbet size: 21 5/16 x 29 1/8
    Moulding width: 3 1/4
  • "This frame has a narrow cove at the sight edge, a raised foliate detail and a sanded panel. The broad, plain ogee profile has extended corners carved with pierced, scrolling leaves and flowers. Cove sides with a dentil design at the back edge. Original rubbed gold leaf finish. " Good Sight size: 27 5/8 x 16 1/2
    Rabbet size: 28 3/4 x 17 11/16
    Moulding width: 4 3/4
  • "This frame has a convex top profile with leaves and flowers carved in low relief at the corners and centers with burnished reposes between. A cove lies below with a raised outer edge carved with leaves on a textured background. These frames are often referred to as Canaletto or Lely frames after the Italian or English artists " Excellent Sight size: 24 1/16 x 29
    Rabbet size: 26 1/2 X 30 1/2
    Moulding width: 3 1/2
  • "This frame has a gilded, stenciled, cove liner with a perpendicular spacing that resembles flutes. The outer frame has a raised sight edge then a cove rising to the top edge with a carved branch motif. Cove sides with a narrow plain back edge. Original finishes." Good Sight size: 9 1/2 x 11 1/2
    Rabbet size: 10 1/8 x 12
    Moulding width: 2 3/4
March 2023
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