It is a white cardboard with bevelled edges placed between the frame and the photograph. The mat has a double function:
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Saint-Tropez (Var), France, June 1959: Brigitte Bardot, 24, with her second husband Jacques Charrier, 22, on their honeymoon on the Côte d'Azur a few days after their wedding. The couple walking in the village, BB in gingham pants, walking barefoot in the street. (André Sartres / Paris Match / Scoop)See all photos from Paris Match
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