This contemporary wood frame is hand crafted in England of solid burled walnut for Framed On Madison. It is stained a rich, dark brown color that subtly highlights the unique natural burl of the wood. The wood is then lacquered to give a glossy finish. The strutback is made of buckram a heavily sized fabric that is both sturdy and beautiful. The edges are lacquered black, and the border measures 3/4 inch.