FRAME RESTORATION

Examples of frame restoration process

Gilded Italian Frame 1
Gilded Italian Frame 1

Frame after missing ornaments have been sculpted by hand

Gilded Italian Frame 2
Gilded Italian Frame 2

Detail of restoration in process

Gilded Italian Frame 3
Gilded Italian Frame 3

Ornaments after they have been prepped for gilding

Gilded Italian Frame 4
Gilded Italian Frame 4

Fully restored frame after restoration and gilding in incandescent lighting

Gilded Corner Frame 1
Gilded Corner Frame 1

Overview of sculpting and repair in process

Gilded Corner Frame 2
Gilded Corner Frame 2

Detail of lost areas before repair and corner during casting process

Gilded Corner Frame 3
Gilded Corner Frame 3

Detail of cast and sculpted corner ornament

Gilded Corner Frame 4
Gilded Corner Frame 4

Detail of restored corner

Gold Leafing 1
Gold Leafing 1

Frame is getting an update with our gold leafed finish to make it truly beautiful

Gold Leafing 2
Gold Leafing 2

Frame has been sized and gold leaf is being applied

Gold Leafing 3
Gold Leafing 3

Further along in the gold leaf application

Gold Leafing 4
Gold Leafing 4

Frame after it has been completely gold leafed

Hudson River Frame 1
Hudson River Frame 1

Detail of frame leg ornament repair

Hudson River Frame 2
Hudson River Frame 2

Detail of cast leaf and berry ornamnent

Hudson River Frame 3
Hudson River Frame 3

Detail of cast corner ornaments

Hudson River Frame 4
Hudson River Frame 4

Corner detail of cleaned and restored frame

Broken Icon Box 1
Broken Icon Box 1

Icon case that fell off client's wall

Burnished Icon Frame 2
Burnished Icon Frame 2

Damaged corners

Icon Box 3
Icon Box 3

Burnished gold frame after re-joining and restoration

Restored Icon Box 4
Restored Icon Box 4

Icon placed back into restored frame and box

Bronze Powder Frame 1
Bronze Powder Frame 1

Detail of damaged frame for "Market of Carpets" by Mary Franklin, Georgia Museum of Art

Bronze Powder Frame 2
Bronze Powder Frame 2

Detail of restored area