Eli Wilner featured in Departures Magazine

Eli Wilner & Company is honored to be featured in the November/December issue of Departures Magazine.  This issue is dedicated to “The Art of Appropriate Acquisition”. To read the complete article, click here   

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About Eli Wilner & Company

Recognized as the foremost worldwide authority on antique frames, and founded in 1983, Eli Wilner & Company specializes in American and European frames from the 17th-through mid-20th centuries.  Clients include fine art collectors, major art and historical institutions as well as The White House, where he has created 28 frames for its collection.

With an atelier composed of a team of thirty highly skilled artisans, including 15 frame conservators, and over 10,000 unique framing projects completed to date, Eli Wilner & Company takes pride in each project.  Every frame is handcrafted to not only reflect the time in which the painting was created, but also to best reflect the framing choices known to be made by the artists themselves.

www.eliwilner.com

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Eli Wilner at the New York Historical Society Reception

Eli Wilner at the NYHS with Lang_web

Eli Wilner with Louis Lang’s newly framed monumental masterpiece Return of the 69th (Irish) Regiment, N.Y.S.M. from the Seat of War, 10 by 14 feet, at the reception on Wednesday evening.

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November 10, 2011 · 9:28 am

Sotheby’s has Selected Eli Wilner & Company to Frame Bridgman Masterpiece

Eli Wilner, who has created over 10,000 masterpieces for the most prestigious art institutions and private collectors in the world, is honored to have framed Apres la fete; port d’alger by Frederick Arthur Bridgman for the Sotheby’s 19th Century European Art Sale, taking place on November 4th in New York.

 

Frederick Arthur Bridgman (American 1847 – 1928)

Apres la fete; port d’alger     

signed F. A. Bridgman and dated 1901 (lower right)

oil on canvas, 36 x 56 inches

$300,000 – 500,000

Framed with an Eli Wilner re-creation of an American Orientalist-style period frame, circa 1870, applied ornament and gilded.

About Eli Wilner & Company

Recognized as the foremost worldwide authority on period frames, and founded in 1983, Eli Wilner & Company specializes in American and European frames from the 15th-through mid-20th centuries.  Clients include fine art collectors, major art and historical institutions as well as The White House, where he has created 28 frames for its collection.

With an atelier composed of a team of thirty highly skilled artisans, including 15 frame conservators, and over 10,000 custom framing projects completed to date, Eli Wilner & Company takes pride in each project.  Every frame is handcrafted to not only reflect the time in which the painting was created, but also to best reflect the framing choices known to be made by the artists themselves.

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Eli Wilner and New-York Historical Society featured in The New York Times

Eli Wilner & Company is honored to have been included in Robin Pogrebin’s wonderful article about the re-framing, restoration, and re-installation of the Louis Lang’s monumental masterpiece Return of the 69th (Irish) Regiment, N.Y.S.M. From the Seat of War.  To read the complete article, click here 

About Eli Wilner & Company

Recognized as the foremost worldwide authority on antique frames, and founded in 1983, Eli Wilner & Company specializes in American and European frames from the 17th-through mid-20th centuries.  Clients include fine art collectors, major art and historical institutions as well as The White House, where he has created 28 frames for its collection.

With an atelier composed of a team of thirty highly skilled artisans, including 15 frame conservators, and over 10,000 unique framing projects completed to date, Eli Wilner & Company takes pride in each project.  Every frame is handcrafted to not only reflect the time in which the painting was created, but also to best reflect the framing choices known to be made by the artists themselves.

www.eliwilner.com

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New Edition of The Gilded Edge, The History of American Frames by Eli Wilner

Eli Wilner is proud to announce a new and revised second edition of his acclaimed book The Gilded Edge.  This second edition is now available for order.  For more information or to order the book, click  here.

The Gilded Edge is the first book to offer an in-depth look at America’s legacy of exquisite antique picture frames. Studied and appreciated in Europe for many years, frame connoisseurship was neglected in America until Eli Wilner created this lushly illustrated celebration of the craft.

Reissued with a beautiful new jacket and an updated content, this invaluable guide showcases frames as works of art through an array of insightful essays by art-world luminaries and a plethora of sumptuous photographs.

12 x 10 in, 204 pp,

full-color images / photographs throughout

9781452102863 | $60.00

About Eli Wilner & Company

Recognized as the foremost worldwide authority on antique frames, and founded in 1983, Eli Wilner & Company specializes in American and European frames from the 17th-through mid-20th centuries.  Clients include fine art collectors, major art and historical institutions as well as The White House, where he has created 28 frames for its collection.

With an atelier composed of a team of thirty highly skilled artisans, including 15 frame conservators, and over 10,000 unique framing projects completed to date, Eli Wilner & Company takes pride in each project.  Every frame is handcrafted to not only reflect the time in which the painting was created, but also to best reflect the framing choices known to be made by the artists themselves.

www.eliwilner.com

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OPEN Forum from American Express: How One Antique Business Went Mobile, And Why You Should Too

How One Antique Business Went Mobile, And Why You Should Too

By Eli Wilner, CEO, Eli Wilner & Company

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Eli Wilner Featured in The Art of Collecting

Eli Wilner & Company featured in 2 independent essays in a recent book by Diane McManus Jensen.

THE ART OF COLLECTING – An Intimate Tour Inside Private Collections, with Advice on Starting Your Own

For more information or to order the book, click here.  Please click on the images below to read the complete articles.

   

About Eli Wilner & Company

Recognized as the foremost worldwide authority on antique frames, and founded in 1983, Eli Wilner & Company specializes in American and European frames from the 17th-through mid-20th centuries.  Clients include fine art collectors, major art and historical institutions as well as The White House, where he has created 28 frames for its collection.

With an atelier composed of a team of thirty highly skilled artisans, including 15 frame conservators, and over 10,000 custom framing projects completed to date, Eli Wilner & Company takes pride in each project.  Every frame is handcrafted to not only reflect the time in which the painting was created, but also to best reflect the framing choices known to be made by the artists themselves.

www.eliwilner.com

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