Frameworks: Form, Function & Ornament in European Portrait Frames

By: Mitchell, Paul and Roberts, Lynn

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Black hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers. Inscribed to the previous owner (an art dealer) by the authors on the reverse of the front endpaper. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear. 480pp. 315 illustrations, the majority in colour. This book was the first survey of portrait frames, enabling the reader to identify the most significant frame styles associated with the major European artistic movements; Baroque, Rococo, Neoclassical and Empire frames including sumptuous trophy versions.

Title: Frameworks: Form, Function & Ornament in European Portrait Frames

Author Name: Mitchell, Paul and Roberts, Lynn

Categories: Art History,

Publisher: London, Paul Mitchell Ltd. in association with Merrell Holberton: 1996

ISBN Number: 1858940370

ISBN Number 13: 9781858940373

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall

Seller ID: 005959

Keywords: frames, portrait frames,