The iconic byzantine era cross pattern of this espresso wood picture frame offers an ancient time-tested design that fits a medieval motif, along with old world styles. In a contemporary context, this decorative cross wood picture frame may pair with vintage 20th century imagery, from aviation themes to motorcycles and ocean vessels. The profile width is 1 3/16”, and the rabbet depth is ½”.
Perhaps the best use of this byzantine cross wood picture frame involves framing matted works on paper, such as fine art posters, prints, photographs, drawings, etchings, original fine art prints, and collage. Additional substrates may include canvas boards, thin rigid hardboard panels, and art stretched over foamcore such as needlework.
Additional pairings to consider framing with this picture frame include iconography and other religious art, especially works of the orthodox, catholic, and Anglican Christian traditions. Perhaps additional religious themes may include vintage wedding portraits and other memorabilia commemorating beloved family members.
Mat colors to consider with this wood picture frame include colors from our acid free archival selection of mats, such as Fossil 9511, Silly Putty 9529, Mocha Green 9826, Olive Branch 9532, Black Belt 9632, Coffee Bean 9842, Pewter 9895, and Top Soil 9591.