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unknown framemaker, British, Louis XIV style frame, 2nd quarter of 18th century
British, Louis XIV style frame
- 2nd quarter of 18th century
- Carved wood, later oil gilding over original gilding and sanded frieze
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
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- Subject Terms:
- frame style: Louis XIV style | frame status: Contemporary | frame quality: Average | frame ornament: Flowered back edge; projecting, pierced corner-&-centre foliate scroll-&-shell cartouches with applied rosettes; continuous foliate strapwork and floral sprigs on a punched ground; acanthus leaf sight edge | frame feature: Original use: portrait format | frame cross-section: Ogee with frieze | frame alteration: probably not
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