Embossed Brass Frame w/ Napoleon Portrait – Lord & Taylor – New York


This beautiful Embossed Brass Frame w/ Napoleon’s Portrait is marked “Lord & Taylor – New York”.  Beautiful as it is but really waiting for you to add a special family picture.

The opening is 5-1/4″ high by 3″ wide and the outside frame dimensions are 6-3/4″ high by 3-3/4″ across.

The brass is exquisitely embossed with a delicate scroll-and leaf design with touches of a red glaze accent.  It has an antiqued patina and looks almost like copper at some of the high points.

The top has a crown of open-work leaves and the back has both a loop for hanging and an easel for standing.  It is stamped: LORD & TAYLOR

I am impressed with the design for replacing the photo: the top of the back panel is hinged along the sides. When you pull on the loop/ring the lid swings downwards so you can slide out the glass and picture from the top; a wonderful construction and very easy to use.

The print in the frame is a 1942 German postcard with a portrait of a youngish Napoleon Bonaparte, from a painting by “F. Rumpa—“(?).   It has been cut down slightly to fit the frame.

Other copper and brass pieces currently available.

Pictorial Tour of our Vermont Shop.


In stock

Please tell your friends...

Powered by WordPress. Designed by WooThemes