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Custom Design and Manufacture of a Period Picture Frame

Some times a slightly unusual approach has to be taken to achieve the desired results.

A picture frame in its traditional sense is a wooden moulding, machined, carved or stuccoed, mitred  joined, primed, leafed or painted and then put around a painting.
The right choice of frame is a very tricky part in the entire process of creating the perfect picture.
Here some steps of how a badly water damaged Victorian profile was transformed into a replica 17th century Dutch frame.