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Frame

Inscription

Stamped on the reverse... "E. L. INFROIT" Etienne-Louis INFROIT (1720-1794) and the guild stamp "JME" (for jurande des menuisiers-ébénistes)

Signed

Yes

Provenance

By 2009, with Elisabeth Lambrecht, Belgium; 2009, sold to Matthew and Susan Weatherbie, Boston, MA; 2010, gift of Matthew and Susan Weatherbie to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 22, 2010)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Matthew Weatherbie

French, 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 55.9 x 61 x 6.4 cm (22 x 24 x 2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

FR.4395

Medium or Technique

Wooden molding with gold leaf over carved and cast ornament, gesso and bole

Collections

Jewelry

Classifications

Object accessories, Frames