The Magnificent Border by William Adair Vol. 3, No. 1,1990


A brief overview of the history of “The Picture Frame”. Several museum exhibitions focusing on the picture frame are mentioned. If you are trying to learn more about exhibitions and picture frames this will be quite helpful.

  • “The History and Connoisseurship of Frames”.
  • “The Frame in America, 1700-1900: a Survey of Fabrication Techniques and Styles”.
  • “The Art of the Edge: European Frames 1300-1900”
  • Just to name a few.