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Unknown, Gilded frame for Sir David Wilkie RA 'Boys digging for Rats'

Gilded frame for Sir David Wilkie RA 'Boys digging for Rats'

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RA Collection: Art

Title
Gilded frame for Sir David Wilkie RA 'Boys digging for Rats'
Frame made by
Object type
frame
Dimensions

650 mm x 588 mm x 60 mm

Collection
Royal Academy of Arts
Object number
03/3091
Styles
British 'Nazarene' frame
Finish
Original water gilding
Ornament
Flowered back edge; running husk-&-bead on top edge; gothicizing low-relief diapered frieze with leaf paterae in corner cassettes; beading; enriched flutes with acanthus leaf corners.
Features
Exceptionally well-preserved gilding Original corner ornament convergence Unusual ornament
Cross-section
Bolection with inlay
Alteration
No
Status
Original

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