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The Makers of Copley's Picture Frames: A Clue

SC001.1976.067.245.003 (RS12859)

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Collection Name
Old-Time New England
Collection Code
SC001
Dates
1976
Date Notes
Volume 67, Number 245 (Summer-Fall 1976)
Abstract
Gilded and elaborately carved, the frames of many of John Singleton Copley's portraits are rightly celebrated by lovers of rococo. Their origins, though, are clouded. Barbara and Gerald Ward take a look at the makers of these wonderful frames.
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Collection Type
Serials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Article ID: 230
GUSN
169849
Reference Code
SC001.1976.067.245.003

Record details

Originator
Barbara M. Ward and Gerald W.R. Ward (Author)
Publisher
Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities
Publisher Series
Old Time New England
Place of Publication
Boston, Mass.
Publications Referencing This Collection
(1976). Old Time New England. Boston, Mass.: Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities.

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