Tigers are portrayed within art as symbolic of royalty and fearlessness and has been subject of great myths and folklore in certain cultures, especially in Asia. In heraldry, imageries of tigers have been misrepresented by artists who had not seen one before and created drawings based on repute and hearsay. In addition to wrath, tigers also associated with power, sensuality and speed.
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.