• "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 half round sight edge with carved meander. A concave and convex profile leads up a reeded top edge with applied corner ornament in burnished bronze. The sides sides are flat with a narrow center cove. Original finish. Excellent Sight size: 10 5/8 x 13 5/8
    Rabbet size: 11 1/8 x 14 1/8
    Moulding width: 1 5/8
  • This frame has a sight edge with a series of narrow steps, with one beaded and a flat frieze with arabesque bands and circlets enclosing flowers and foliage. A convex profile with anthemions and leaves overlaid at the corners. Three reeds at the top edge with vestiges of crossed center straps and leaves over the corners. Side coves, with a delicate leaf design, flat band and narrow cove at the back edge Original gilding. Missing ornament, gesso losses Sight size: 11 7/8 x 15 3/4
    Rabbet size: 12 1/2 x 16 5/16
    Moulding width: 4 7/8
  • This frame has a flat liner with a narrow lambs tongue design between two flat bands. The broad flat frieze is decorated with a delicate array of leaves, flowers and berries. The top edge has a leaf and berry motif above two small coves and flat sides on the outside edge. Original gilding with bronze paint on the outside portion. Original gilding and gold overpaint
  • This frame has a cove at the sight edge rising to a pyramidal top edge set on on two narrow flats. The frieze slopes back with a geometric design at the corners and a rounded back edge. Named after Charles Eastlake the late 19th C. designer and taste maker. Gesso losses Sight size: 13 1/2 x 16 1/2
    Rabbet size: 14 7/16 x 17 7/16
    Moulding width: 3
  • "This frame has stepped sight edge with a narrow diamond and dart motif and flat top edge. The flat downward slope has a triple leaf and floral motif. Narrow straight sides. Original gilding." Minor ornament loss Sight size: 12 1/4 x 15 3/4
    Rabbet size: 12 11/16 x 16 1/8
    Moulding width: 1 1/2
  • 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
February 2023
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