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I.e. the inner edges of the frame are "deeper" and closer to the image, whereas the outer edges are closer to the viewer?

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It's called a beveled frame...

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  • \$\begingroup\$ ... with a mat, it would appear... \$\endgroup\$
    – twalberg
    Apr 26, 2022 at 12:27
  • \$\begingroup\$ @twalberg or mount in UK English. \$\endgroup\$
    – dmkonlinux
    Apr 26, 2022 at 17:43
  • \$\begingroup\$ Why even bother with a matte/mount that thin? Most galleries that require mattes expect at least 2" on each side for smaller prints and even more for larger prints. \$\endgroup\$
    – Michael C
    Apr 27, 2022 at 6:54
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    \$\begingroup\$ @MichaelC Because it looks good? \$\endgroup\$
    – jarnbjo
    Apr 27, 2022 at 20:05
  • \$\begingroup\$ @jarnbjo I think it distracts from the picture. I think it would look better with a darker neutral color and width at least equal to the width of the frame. \$\endgroup\$
    – Michael C
    Apr 28, 2022 at 3:25

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