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Creator:
Unknown framemaker
Title:
British, Gothic Revival frame
Date:
4th quarter of 18th century
Medium:
Wood and compo, later oil gilding over original oil and water gilding
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.16FR
Classification:
Frames
Collection:
Frames
Frame Alteration:
no
Frame Status:
Original
Frame Ornament:
Scallop shell and scrolling foliate crest with pendant pearl string (between small runs of beading) on top edge becoming a double spray of berries where it springs from rose-centred floral spray at base
Scotia with applied interlace of Gothick arches on a punched ground; beading at sight edge
Frame Feature:
Exceptional quality craftsmanship
Compo cracking
Crest or fronton
One of a pair
Oval frame
Frame Style:
Gothic Revival
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:64552
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