Back to search results

FRAME

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

The rectangular frame imitates malachite. This is simulated by paper which has been printed with an image of malachite and which has been pasted to the border of the frame and covered with glass. This is mounted in inner and outer narrow brass bands. The back is made from pale wood and has a brown moire backing. It is empty.

Object name:
FRAME
Made from:
Wood -- brass -- paper -- moiré
Made in:
USA
Date made:
20th c.
Size:
24.8 x 18.7 cm (9 3/4 x 7 3/8 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
34.59
Class:
WOOD
Signature marks:
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973