694. Antique French Ormolu Reeded Portrait Photo Picture Frame 19th Century

A Stunning French Ormolu Standing Photo Frame of medium proportions, mid to late Nineteenth Century. 

The rectangular reeded outer ormolu frame with leaf decoration enclosing a plain portrait shape photo inset surrounded with finely cast applied decorations depicting a central eagle, torches and figures with a central cartouche which covers the entire top.  

Condition: Professionally re-gold plated, the old silk fabric has been replaced. The frame is glazed at front only where the image shows. 

Height: (entire) 9.25” (23.5cm). Width:  6.25” (16cm).