Framing Fox-Strangways

Baker, Christopher
May 2005
Journal of the History of Collections;2005, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p73
Academic Journal
The frames chosen by the collector Fox-Strangways for the important paintings he presented to Christ Church, Oxford, in the nineteenth century provide information about how he decided to display his early Italian pictures, and a close study of a series of previously unnoticed inscriptions they bear illustrates the full extent of his taste.


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