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Creator:
Unknown framemaker
Title:
British or Irish (?), Louis XV style frame
Date:
mid-18th century
Medium:
Carved wood, later oil gilding over original gilding and sanded frieze
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1993.30.1FR
Classification:
Frames
Collection:
Frames
Frame Alteration:
possibly
Frame Status:
Out of period
Frame Ornament:
Leaf back; acanthus scroll cartouches with rosettes and trailing flowers linked by flat swept scrolls to trefoil-pierced centres, with undulating panel section overlapping frieze bordered by C-scrolls; leaf-&-shell sight
Frame Feature:
Unusual pattern
Frame Style:
Louis XV style
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:65831
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