He was once more Mastro Geppetto, the wood carver, hard at work on a lovely picture frame
, decorating it with flowers and leaves, and heads of animals.
"For while we were talking there came on me a curious feeling that we were repeating some scene of the past, and that I was really some outlaw, found in the woods like Robin Hood, and that he had really stepped in all his plumes and purple out of the picture frame
of the ancestral portrait.
The sophistical comfort came in reflected gleams from the decayed furniture, the raggcd brocade upholstery of a couch and two chairs, a footwide cheap pier glass between the two windows, from one or two gilt picture frames
and a brass bedstead in a corner.
On every side the gilt of picture frames
or the glint of sunlight through the filmy mesh of lace curtains flashed in her eyes.
The firelight flickered from point to point, gleaming on the white and green coats of Gog and Magog, on the sleek, brown head of the beautiful setter basking on the rug, on the picture frames
on the walls, on the vaseful of daffodils from the window garden, on Anne herself, sitting by her little table, with her sewing beside her and her hands clasped over her knee while she traced out pictures in the fire--Castles in Spain whose airy turrets pierced moonlit cloud and sunset bar-ships sailing from the Haven of Good Hopes straight to Four Winds Harbor with precious burthen.
There were dirty trays, and wine-coolers en permanence on the sideboard, huge dirty gilt cornices, with dingy yellow satin hangings to the barred windows which looked into Cursitor Street-- vast and dirty gilt picture frames
surrounding pieces sporting and sacred, all of which works were by the greatest masters--and fetched the greatest prices, too, in the bill transactions, in the course of which they were sold and bought over and over again.
Turn a basic side table and a picture frame
into a living-room accent worth remembering.
PhotoVu(TM), Boulder, Colo., has unveiled the new PhotoVu PV1965w(TM) 19" widescreen wireless digital picture frame
, a full-featured wireless digital picture frame
that provides an impressive 16:10 wide format viewing experience.
A woman took revenge by smashing windows with a baseball bat after a picture frame
showing her children was smashed.
Caption(s): 1 The Christmas Table spotlighted Mottahedeh's Emerald Vine dinnerware, soup tureen and brass candlesticks; L'Objet's napkin rings, crystal salt and pepper shakers and picture frame
; Jay Strongwater's petite bird salt and pepper shakers; and Chamart Exclusives' Empire green and gold charger plates, all from the Vest & Associates showroom.
HOW: Choose a base colour and paint onto the picture frame
to seal the surface prior to gilding.
Anthony And The Magic Picture Frame
is an informative exploration for children into the history of America and the world.