For those interested in learning more about the art of framing, the books listed below can be puchased by clicking on them. If you'd like to see them first, most of them are available at glebepictureframes for your appraisal. Just come in & ask to have a look. They're great for getting some ideas for framing all sorts of artworks.
Picture Framing: A Practical Guide from Basic to Baroque (Paperback)
A History of European Picture Frames (Hardcover)
The art and history of frames;: An inquiry into the enhancement of paintings (Unknown Binding)
The Gilded Edge : The Art of the Frame (Hardcover)
We also have limited stock of a few books for sale:-
"John Olsen - Teeming with Life" First Edition, signed by John Olsen (new) $950.00. (Only one copy left!)
For further information about what goes in to the framing of your pictures, please visit the websites of our preferred suppliers and related companies...
Frames and framing materials
Bellini Fine Mouldings
Limited Edition Prints
Port Jackson Press Australia
Australian Print Workshop
The pages of this website have been compiled using information drawn from the following publications:
"A History of European Picture Frames" by Paul Mitchell & Lynn Roberts
"How to care for your Works of Art & Personal Treasures" AICCM leaflet
"Winter 2006 Catalogue" Port Jackson Press Australia
"The Art of Framing" by Piers and Caroline Feetham
"Defining Edges - a new look at picture frames" by W.H. Bailey
"Frames" National Gallery Pocket Guide (UK)
"Conservation of Paintings" National Gallery Pocket Guide (UK)
"Colour" National Gallery Pocket Guide (UK)
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