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Frame with Photograph of Franklin D. Roosevelt

Made by: Cartier __Firm

On view in: French Drawing Room


About this object

The sides of this silver frame are reeded, ending in plain squares at each corner. At center top is the presidential seal in silver and enamel. The frame contains a black and white photographic reproduction of a painting of Franklin Delano Roosevelt by Frank O. Salisbury.

Category:
SILVERWORK
Object name:
Frame with Photograph of Franklin D. Roosevelt
Made from:
Silver -- enamel
Made in:
USA: New York, NY
Date made:
20th c.
Size:
overall __20.84 IN __16.56 IN __1.25 IN
overall __52.95 CM __42.07 CM __3.18 CM

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
12.377
Class:
SILVER
Signature marks:
MARK __on bottom: Cartier / STERLING 925 1000 __bottom edge of frame at center ||inscription __For Marjorie Davies from her / friend / Franklin D. Roosevelt __at bottom left of print on paper mount __handwritten in ink ||inscription __To Mrs Post Davies with best wishes / Frank O. Salisbury __at bottom right of print on paper mount __handwritten in pencil ||copyright __A.C. Cooper & Sons LTD / FINE ART PHOTOGRAPHERS / 2,3& 84, Rose & Crown Yard, / KING STREET __on reverse of paperboard backing __stamped in blue ink ||identification number __S280 __on reverse of paperboard backing __handwritten in pencil
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973