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Picture Frame

Description

Painted rectangular picture frame, grain painted to have the appearance of burl walnut. Modern eye hooks are affixed to the frame for lateral hanging. It is glazed, with mitered corners.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1850
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
graining
nailing
oil paint (paint)
pine (wood)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Frame, Picture
frames (furnishings)
graining
Nailed
nailing
Oil Paint
oil paint (paint)
Painted
Pine
Possibly pine (wood)
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
25 1/8 x 20 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.359
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11411

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