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Reproduction of a Baroque Style Gilded Frame Mirror. It’s a late 17th-century Italian style mirror frame gilded on wood

Width cm 10

Description

Gilt Framed Mirror

Reproduction of an Italian Baroque gilt framed mirror. This early 17th-century model is available in any size. This is the affordable version of the more sophisticated model #061 Calculate Price | We Ship it in 60 DAYS from the order and the delivery is by DHL courier. The shipping process lasts about 2 working days for Europe and 5 days for the rest of the world.

We strongly advise ordering this frame without the mirror because the shipping of the mirror could be very tricky. Buy the mirror near home and after you receive the frame you’ll be able to mount it at your place.

Gilded frame mirror Properties

This Baroque mirror is made of ayous and tulipwood perfectly combined together. We do that to strengthen the structure of the frame. Tulipwood is in the back and ayous in the front of the frame. Tulipwood is very resistant and heavy while ayous is soft and light and very easy to work with.  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 10
  • Rabbet cm 1

Decorations of gilded frame mirror

The Decorations of this gilt framed mirror are handmade. Carvers use a technique to realize wood pulp ornaments. See the technique on our Youtube Channel. https://youtu.be/fTQHIH9dRC8 | This technique makes you save a bunch of money without losing quality. Wood pulp is made 99% of wood so that at the end this frame is very durable even if it has a very affordable price.

Antique dark color

This Reproduction of gilt framed mirror will look like an original model. To reach that great result we put in practice ancient techniques to darken the surface of the frame. We melt dark green earth powder in shellack and we apply it on top of the surface. Several hands of it.  We then complete the aging process by hitting the frame with a stone to create a few fake tiny broken parts. Wormholes are fake as well. They are made with a long thin nail one by one with great care. See them looking closely at the photographs above.

If you want to know more about our techniques fallow this link: antique picture frames

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Advice

This Reproduction of gilt framed mirror is perfect either for antique or modern interiors. Nowadays interior designers use old picture frames to enrich the emptiness of contemporary rationalist design. It’s not just good for mirrors but it is very good to frame Baroque style paintings because of its antique style shape. Our advice is to choose this model if you want to own an astonishing frame.