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Cod. 084

Reproduction of a Black Picture Frame lacquered on wood. It’s a late 18th century picture frame with gilt acanthus decorations painted on corners

Width cm 8

Antique Black Picture Frame

Reproduction of an Italian Antique Black Picture Frame lacquered on wood. This late 18th-century model is available for any particular painting size so that you can frame with it any painting.

Antique Black Picture Frame Properties

This Reproduction of Antique Black Picture Frame is made of ayous and tulipwood perfectly combined together. As a result, we obtained the maximum strength with the minimum weight.  You can customize the rabbet size as you prefer. For instance, if you want to show a bigger part of the painting you can ask to reduce it.

Section width cm 8
Rabbet cm 1

Antique Black Picture Frame Decorations

The lacquering of the black surface is customizable by using any color. Therefore you can specify your favorite color by mailing us a photo. You can watch a related video showing the lacquering process by clicking the link: https://youtu.be/eBc9EYy4HHU

Patina (Antique dark color)

“Patina” is an Italian word that refers to the color of the frame. Making an astonishing Patina is one of the major skills of the Gilder in order to make seem this Reproduction of Black Picture Frame as an original one. To complete this process Gilders use some different kinds of stones to hit the frame and create some fake tiny broken parts. In addition, the worm halls are fake as well and you will be able to see them analyzing deeply the picture detail above. As a result, any damaged little part of the frame is just a part of a bigger plane.

Know more about the technique of darkening a frame following this link: antique picture frames

Related videos:

https://youtu.be/TO6m0S4bGR0
https://youtu.be/DsK7sVkC-BM
https://youtu.be/E_vnOIyGkVo
https://youtu.be/oQcxla_6TcY