The images below of two Ed B. Robinson frames show the transitions of design. Each frame is handmade in France. The beaded enhancements are hand wired to a grid frame, and the enamel accents are prominent. The pink beaded frame on the right has more angler and sophisticated construction, better enamel and beading. It is easy to fall in love. Click on the images to enlarge.
The magnificance of an era shown below in handmade French frames, gold plated, enamel and wire applied micro beading. 1940's by Ed B. Robinson