For paintings, works on paper, photographs, and even some three-dimensional works, the frame embodies both form and function in the presentation of art.
ArtFrames are premium quality picture frames manufactured by our team of museum-trained craftsmen. ArtFrames are made of natural hardwoods in a wide variety of molding shapes and finishes so the frame provides the optimal visual presentation of the artwork while affording it archival protection. Choose from a wide variety of archival boards, mouldings, and finishes, or be expertly guided by one of our framing specialists.
Available for same-day shipment, these classic museum frames are made of fine wood moldings and are spline-joined and crafted to enhance your art-viewing experience. All frames are available in black or white satin-painted finish, come with glass, backing board, and a rear-fitting bevel strainer sealed against off-gassing for optimal structural and archival integrity. Moldings are square-faced with a 1 1/2 inch (38 mm) depth and a 1/2 inch (12.7 mm) face.
|14 x 18||16 x 20||20 x 24||24 x 30|
|Standard ArtFrame with glass||$84||$94||$114||$144|
|UV-filter Plexiglas upgrade||+$17||+$23||+$34||+$52|
|Acid-free backing board upgrade||+$3||+$4||+$5||+$6|
Self-assembly procedure for Standard ArtFrame (video):
We use both computerized and traditional hand-cut mat cutting techniques with a variety of museum boards to perfectly place the window to your art. Mat choices include pH-neutral museum boards and linen wrapped archival materials.
See our computerized mat cutter here (video):
Substrate choices include pH-neutral museum board, DiBond (aluminum sheets thermobonded to a solid polyethylene core), aluminum, Sintra (a highly durable and archival PVC board), up to 79 x 160 inches (200 x 400 cm) depending on substrate size.