Collection Online
Medium
oil on canvas
Measurements
51.0 × 61.1 cm
Accession Number
1772-3
Department
Australian Painting
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1925
© Estate of Charles Wheeler
Gallery location
Not on display

Frame

Charles WHEELER
The swimming pool (1925)
Framemaker
John Thallon
122 Little Collins Street,
Melbourne
Date
1896-1908
Materials

The frame is made using composition ornament on a wooden chassis.  The surface is matte gilded with false gold throughout.  Fine textured fabric has been applied to the inner scotia to replicate a fine net base.

Condition

Good original condition throughout.

Dimensions
65.0 x 75.3 x 5.0 cm; sight 49.5 x 59.7 cm
Charles WHEELER
The swimming pool (1925) (colourman)
About

Frames in this Louis XV revival style appear on paintings over a long time span.