• This carved frame has a foliate sight edge with sanded frieze below an ogee profile with leaves, flowers and strap work on a cross hatched background. Extended corners and centers with scrolling leaves, tendrils and floral motifs. The sides are coves with a dentil back edge. Gold leaf and toning for an antique Louis XIV appearance. Excellent Sight size: 36 x 40 7/8 3/4 Rabbet size: 36 3/4 x 41 Moulding width: 4 1/2
  • This frame has a broad convex profile with an intricate array of leaves, flowers and straps over a crosshatched background. The centers are circular medallions surrounded by fanned leaves and C-scrolls. The corners have the same motifs with an extended leaf tip at the outer corner. Original gilding. The frame originally had a liner which is missing. Original gilding, missing applied ornament, missing liner
  • This frame has a rounded sight edge with a broad shallow ogee profile adorned with curling leaves tendrils and C-scrolls surrounding small circular motifs. The large extended corners have curling leaves with a center medallion surrounded by entwined straps and C-scrolls. This frame style is sometimes referred to as a Cole frame after the American artist Thomas Cole who preferred this style on his paintings. Original gold leaf. The frame originally had a liner which is missing. Original gilding, missing applied ornament, missing liner
  • This gold leaf and gold metal leaf frame has a leaf design at the sight edge with a flat frieze rising up to an ogee profile with leaves and flowers on a cross hatched background. The extended corners and centers have leaves and tendrils on a patterned background. Cove sides with leaves, flowers and C-scrolls on the back edge. Original gilding. Sight size: 29 5/8 x 34 5/8 Rabbet size: 30 1/4 x 35 1/4 Moulding width: 4
  • This frame has a flat liner with a small row of beads below a narrow flat band. The stippled texture cove has narrow leaves at the corners and the top edge is a series of flutes and flats. Cove sides with a narrow band of overlapping straps at the back edge. Gesso losses, gold overpaint
  • This applied ornament frame has a lambs tongue sight edge below a protruding, rounded top filled with fruit and flowers between bold ribbons. A deep cove at the sides and a narrow strap work outer edge. Original gilding. Sight size: 26 15/16 x 38 7/8 Rabbet size: 25 3/4 x 38 1/4 Moulding width: 4
  • This frame has a sight edge with a cove and half round with a narrow flat top. From the flat frieze the profile rises up through a series of coves and half rounds to the convex top edge. The sides have a narrow cove and flat sides. Original finish. Good condition Sight size: 30 3/4 x 38 7/8
    Rabbet size: 32 1/2 x 40 1/2
    Moulding width: 6 1/2
  • This applied ornament frame has a plain liner with overlapping semi-circles below two separated ribs with a broken quatrefoil design between. The corners and centers have circular bosses entwined with leaf and floral motifs. Original gilding
  • This imposing frame has a flat sight edge with curling leaves and flowers rising in an ogee profile festooned with leaves and flowers. The extended corners and centers have scrolling leaves, medallions, C-scrolls and flowers. The top edge is flat with ornament extending over it. The sides are coves with a back edge adorned with extended leaf and medallion cartouches between C-scrolls with flutes between. Original gilding. The top crest is missing. Original gilding, minor gesso losses, ornament losses Sight size: 28 1/2 x 35 1/4
    Rabbet size: 29 1/2 x 36 1/2
    Moulding width: 6
  • This frame has foliate sight edge and sanded panel below the broad ogee profile covered with low relief C-scrolls, leaves and flowers on a cross hatched background. The extended corners have curling leaves on a wide cross hatched background with fanned feathers. The centers are similar but on a smaller scale. Cove sides with a dentil design on the back edge. Original gilding. Original gilding, ornament losses Sight size: 35 1/2 x 47 1/2
    Rabbet size: 37 x 49
    Moulding width: 5 3/4
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