Arts & Crafts Frame Surrounding a Mirror. Signed and dated "19WT19/ Thulin" in red and with a round label from The Society of Arts and Crafts, Boston, both on the frame backing. Carved, painted, and gilded wood in the sgraffito style, outer dimensions 26 1/2 x 18 1/2 in. Condition: Minor losses to gilding, split to miter at u.l. corner.
N.B. It is very likely that this frame always held a mirror. It is typical to find mirror frames of this size to be signed on just the paper backs. Estimate $700-900
The frame does not bear the typical incised signature and date in the wood. The signature and date are painted in red on the frame backing.
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