Click Pin it to share this product on Pinterest! A portrait of Benjamin Franklin. To achieve the naturally aged, antiqued look of this painting, the oil paint was applied to a cracked canvas. The custom-built frame, which was crafted and waxed by hand, adds to the rich patina of this work. Not only are Old Master paintings -- by artists from Michelangelo to Rembrandt -- priceless, but nearly every one is also locked up in a museum. With these new paintings, created by artists in the style and spirit of the Old Masters, Trevor James gives collectors the chance to own a framed work with Old World magnificence.