London, South Kensington
26 May 1999
An English carved and gilded frame in the French style, late 18th Century,
with stylised outer edge on a punched ground; the ovolo with splayed acanthus to the corners flanked by flower heads and stalks; the sides with raised waisted reposes flanking further foliate motifs at the centres; shallow cavetto; lozenge course; foliate sight edge -- 28.7/8 x 24 x 4in. (73.3 x 60.95 x 11.4cm.)
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