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Unknown, Frame for William Hilton RA 'The Rape of Ganymede'
Unknown, Frame for William Hilton RA 'The Rape of Ganymede'
Unknown, Frame for William Hilton RA 'The Rape of Ganymede'
Unknown, Frame for William Hilton RA 'The Rape of Ganymede'

Frame for William Hilton RA 'The Rape of Ganymede', c.1806

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RA Collection: Art

Title
Frame for William Hilton RA 'The Rape of Ganymede'
Frame made by
Date
c.1806
Object type
frame
Dimensions

2232 mm x 2747 mm

Collection
Royal Academy of Arts
Object number
03/3047
Styles
Ogee moulding frame Regency
Finish
Original water gilding
Ornament
Egg-&-dart at back edge; flower-enriched guilloche at top edge; C-scroll and sunflower applied corners; scrolled acanthus leaves and trailing sprigs of eglantine in shaped panels on the ogee, with sanded reposes at centres; carved acanthus-&-shield applie
Features
Rare pattern Compo losses visible
Cross-section
Ogee with frieze and inlay
Alteration
No
Status
Original

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