Picture Frame

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1820-1840

GUSN

GUSN-12553

Description

Small frame. Rectangular shape with an applied rope turned beaded moulding; gilt painted overall.

Details

Descriptive Terms

frames (furnishings)
appliqué (technique)
beading (edging pattern)
gilding
wood (plant material)
Empire (style)
Frame
Frame, Picture
Frame, Picture

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessories; Storage & Display Accessories

Dimensions

5 3/8 x 4 3/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1694