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The card players
1910

Medium
oil on canvas
Measurements
140.5 × 177.6 cm
Inscription
inscribed in grey paint on reverse c.r.: F3.1910. (in a rectangle)
inscribed (vertically) in chalk on reverse u.c.l.: jan 1904
Accession Number
553-2
Department
International Painting
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1912
© the Artist's Estate. All Rights Reserved / Bridgeman Images
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of Digitisation Champion Ms Carol Grigor through Metal Manufactures Limited
Gallery location
Not on display

Frame

Frank BRANGWYN
The card players 1910
Framemaker
Unknown - 20th century
Date
c.1910
Materials

timber and gold leaf

Condition

good original condition

About

This large scale, flat frame in the Italian Cassetta form is gilded on a ground and bole layer, rather than direct to timber.
Though made early in the C20th. it references frames more commonly appearing in the second half of the C19th.