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April 2021

Framing A Great – Washington Crossing The Delaware

By |2021-04-05T01:40:19+00:00April 5th, 2021|Bespoke Frame Manufacturing, Galleries, Period Frames, United States Frames|

A Brief History Of The Painting Washington Crossing The Delaware was painted by Emanuel Leutze in 1850, the painting commemorates George Washington crossing the Delaware River with the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War.  Three versions of this painting were created between 1850 and 1851. The original [...]

March 2021

Artwork In The White House

By |2021-04-05T01:36:24+00:00March 22nd, 2021|Antique Frames, Galleries, Modern Frames, Period Frames, The Art World, United States Frames|

A Little History The artwork in The White House has grown largely over the years and is now known as the White House Collection, but what is on display does not include just paintings, it also includes other items such as, sculptures, glassware, ornates and even flooring. There [...]

Decorating Old Picture Frames

By |2021-04-05T01:34:41+00:00March 5th, 2021|Arts & Crafts, Personalised Frames, United Kingdom|

Getting Creative So many people enjoy getting creative and upcycling many things around the home, furniture is the main thing, but you can also upcycle old picture frames giving them a new lease of life and making them look unique and modern to your home. This is a [...]

February 2021

Museo Nacional del Prado – Madrid

By |2021-04-05T01:38:09+00:00February 25th, 2021|Antique Frames, Galleries, Period Frames, The Art World|

A Brief History Of The Gallery Located in Madrid, The Museo Nacional del Prado is considered the main national art museum in Spain. The gallery is widely considered as having one of the world's finest collections of European art which dates from the 12th century to the early [...]

January 2021

Top 4 Galleries In Japan

By |2021-02-02T04:56:34+00:00January 13th, 2021|Galleries, Modern Frames, The Art World|

SCAI The Bathhouse SCAI The Bathhouse is a contemporary art gallery that was established in 1993 and is housed in an old public bathhouse with over 200 years of history hence the name. Since its opening its has been the host of many various exhibitions as well as [...]

How Picture Frames Have Evolved

By |2021-02-02T04:50:03+00:00January 10th, 2021|Antique Frames, Bespoke Frame Manufacturing, Modern Frames, Period Frames|

How It All Began "Life is a collection of moments. Time flies but memories last forever and these memories should be preserved". This is why picture frames came about.  Picture frames originated in ancient times and were mainly used by Egyptians to preserve drawings and paintings.  They would [...]

Is My Frame A True Antique?

By |2021-02-02T04:52:06+00:00January 2nd, 2021|Antique Frames, Gold Leaf, Period Frames|

Antique Frames There are many fantastic reproductions of many things in the world today and Antique Frames is one of them. Antique Frames really are truly stunning pieces of craftsmanship and really do improve with time and age, adding character and value to the frame itself.  Being able [...]

December 2020

Top 5 Art Galleries In Amsterdam

By |2021-02-02T04:50:33+00:00December 14th, 2020|Antique Frames, Galleries, Modern Frames, Period Frames, The Art World|

Rijksmuseum The Rijksmuseum is the Dutch National Museum and dedicates all of its works to arts and history of Amsterdam. Located in the Museum Square, Amsterdam South. The building was designed by Pierre Cuypers and was first opened in 1885.  The main building closed for a long period [...]

Best Art Galleries To Visit In Australia’s Cities

By |2021-02-02T04:54:50+00:00December 2nd, 2020|Antique Frames, Galleries, Modern Frames, Period Frames|

National Gallery Of Australia - Canberra Located in the countries capital city Canberra, The National Gallery of Australia is one the countries largest art galleries housing over 160,000 works of art.   The gallery opened in 1982 after a 14 year planning and construction period. The building itself is [...]

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