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Creator:
Unknown framemaker
Title:
British, Rococo frame
Date:
mid-18th century
Medium:
Carved wood, successive later oil gilding over original oil and water gilding; probably obscuring sanded frieze
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1976.7.37FR
Classification:
Frames
Collection:
Frames
Frame Alteration:
no
Frame Status:
Probably original
Frame Ornament:
Acanthus leaf back edge; pierced corner foliate scroll-&-rocaille cartouches with applied rosettes linked by flat S-scrolls to rocaille-&-leaf centres; rocaille panels; acanthus leaf sight edge
Frame Feature:
Original gilding visible
Later gilding flaking
Frame Style:
Rococo
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:64259
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