The Italian Renaissance refers to a broad period of history spanning from the late 13th century up until the late 16th century in which there was a re-engagement with cultural life. Resulting in the creation of many of the most beautiful artworks ever. Centred around the cities of northern Italy, an artistic tradition emerged which saw Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, Titian and Raphael establish themselves as some of the finest artists of all time, as they developed new techniques in painting and sculpture.
Gives the frame its character and provides the perfect setting for an artwork to be fully enjoyed.
Protects the artwork from dust and wilting so that it can be admired for many years.
Adds depth to an image and works with the moulding to enhance and protect the artwork.
Bonds to the artwork ensuring it is perfectly smooth and holds the whole frame together.
The artwork is carefully mounted in preparation for framing.