Latest News Important picture frames, projects and exhibitions by John Davies Framing

Johnny Van Haeften Brueghel at Frieze Masters

At Frieze Masters Johnny Van Haeften will be exhibiting a painting by Pieter Brueghel the Younger that has been unknown for the last 400 years. John Davies Framing were charged with not only producing an appropriate new frame for the piece, but also with restoring…

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Wolfe von Lenkiewicz, The Raft of The Medusa

An exhibition framed by John Davies Framing, the following is taken from the All Visual Arts website. 2 Omega Place London N1 9DR 13 September – 20  October 2013 All Visual Arts is pleased to announce “The Raft of Medusa”, an exhibition by Wolfe von…

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The Falls of Esgalduin

  This is the most recent addition to a set of frames previously made by John Davies Framing for the “Ring Quest” Stockholm Exhibition 2007. The large Triptych was designed by the artist and inspired by The Silmarillion. The frame and painting have been “works in progress” for many…

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Framing of Leonardo’s Salvatore Mundi

With only 3 days for manufacture, John Davies Framing recently undertook an ambitious project to carve, gild and deliver a frame for the Museu Nacional de Belas Artes in Rio de Janeiro There are 20 known versions of this composition of the Salvator Mundi, with…

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An Exhibition of Gothic Imagination (from an article by Eva Mendgen)

  In this exhibition of Paul Raymond Gregory’s monumental paintings, the collaboration of craftsman frame-maker and patron is clearly demonstrated in the most dramatic and sympathetic manner. It shows how imaginative adaptions of traditional and off-beat frame designs can enhance and bring alive the theatrical…

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