The Archive Gallery is owned and operated by Sarah Karlsberger.  We are located in Columbus, Ohio and nestled into a cozy shop corner in the German Village. The Archive specializes in unique custom framing of new and vintage artwork. There is a large selection of new, vintage, and discontinued stock molding to choose from and Sarah has 30 years experience in selecting custom framing options perfect for your artwork. The Archive sells a variety of original artwork from watercolors to oil paintings to modern wire art. A few antiques and fine jewelry also awaits customers. Canvas and Panel Painting Conservation and Restoration services are available by Anna Drewes, of Drewes Art Studio. Frame restoration is also one of our services.  Free estimates and consultations are always welcome at The Archive Gallery.

Hours of operation:

Tuesday-Friday 10:00 am-6:00 pm

Saturday 10:00 am-3:00 pm

Closed Sunday and Monday

Phone: 614-224-4410

Address: 353 E. Whittier St. Columbus, OH 43206




The Archive stocks new, vintage, and discontinued molding for all your framing needs.  Each frame is hand-built in the workshop, assuring quality craftsmanship.  Original Castner unfinished molding is in stock and looks beautiful with a coat of oil.

Framing Examples


Vintage Frames

Please come in and browse our large selection of Vintage Frames! There are standard and non-standard sizes. Frames without decorated corners can be cut to size.


The Archive buys and sells original, vintage artwork. Consignment is considered. Please call for more information. If you are interested in an artwork’s value, contact us for a free evaluation. Please note that an evaluation is not an appraisal and that we do not buy modern prints.

Artwork Currently For Sale

Restoration and Conservation Services

The Archive serves as a drop off location for restoration and conservation services of paintings and frames.

Canvas and panel painting conservation is offered by Anna Drewes of Drewes Art Studio. Please refer to her website to see examples of the remarkable work Anna has done for The Archive and private clients. For a free consultation of a painting that needs treatment, please set up an appointment by emailing or calling Anna.

Anna Drewes

Drewes Art Studio




Frame restoration is performed in-house and by Jennifer Wood. Please contact for more details.