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Conservation of an 1848 Democratic Presidential Campaign Lithograph
Currier Before Ives: Conservation of an 1848 Democratic Presidential Campaign Lithograph This lithograph of “The Presidents of the United States” published by Nathaniel Currier (American, 1813-1888) arrived at our studio in poor condition with...
What Goes Into A Custom Frame
What Goes Into A Custom Picture Frame What goes into the physical process of custom framing your artwork? Picture framing is an art form in its own right and as with any art, there are common practices. Framing is both a way to present your art in an aesthetically...
Types of custom picture frames
Types of custom picture frames Our expert hands make a variety of custom picture frames including natural wood gallery frames, lacquer picture frames, and gilded frames. Let our staff lend their expertise to your custom framing needs by suggesting the picture frame...
An Infinite Expanse of Sky, A Custom Mount for a Kite
Project: We collaborated with our client to create a custom tabletop display for their piece: Kite from An Infinite Expanse of Sky, 1997 By Jacob Hashimoto (American, b. 1973) Medium: wood, string, acrylic, and offset print Edition of 300, signed lower left History...
It’s Never Too Late – The Marriage of a 19th Century Portrait and Frame
A Question of Engagement Our client arrived with this beautiful antique portrait and a 19th-century gilded frame that they purchased from an antique store. At first glance it seemed to be the perfect match, however, the portrait width and height did not match that of...
Simplicity Aligns with Elegance-Framing a Vera Wang Gown
The Inspiration From the moment our client came to us with her elegant Vera Wang Hayley Wedding Gown and the desire to have it on display, we were in love with the idea. The elaborate gown was far too strikingly elegant to be tucked away in an heirloom box in a...
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