Antique Oval Frame
Reproduction of an Italian Antique Oval Frame carved on Swiss pine. This Bolognese early 18th-century frame is a typical Barocchetto frame (Rococo style). It is very suitable for religious paintings as it was always used in the past. | Calculate Price | We Ship it in 60 DAYS from the order and the shipping process, which is by DHL, lasts about 2 days for Europe and 5 days for the rest of the world.
Properties of Antique Oval Frame
This antique oval frame is made of Swiss pine and tulipwood combined together. We combine these two types of wood because the Swiss pine is perfect for carving and tulipwood very good to strengthen the entire body of the frame. As a result, we create a durable product with a minimum of weight.
- Section width cm 8.5
- Rabbet cm 1
Antique Oval Frame Decorations
The carving is completely made on wood. This is one of our most expensive models because there is no use of wood pulp in this frame. Check the process of hand carving that we use to realize this product following this link to our Youtube Channel. https://youtu.be/fTQHIH9dRC8 | The Decoration on the flat surface is handmade. Our Gilders use a thing and long nail to make any single tiny hall. Altogether the little halls look like a unique ornate of the 17th century.
Dark color of the surface
As you see from the photos this reproduction of an antique oval frame is dark as the originals. Darkening the gilding is mandatory to make look it very old. See the wormholes and the little broken parts of its surface to understand the quality of this reproduction. They are all fake and any damaged little parts you will see looking carefully are just part of an ancient technique called patina.
This Reproduction of Antique Oval Picture Frame fits very well with religious paintings. Of course, we use it for other kinds of paintings, either antique or modern. In conclusion, our advice is to choose this frame for framing an important old master painting or to own just a beautiful frame.
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