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Item Details

Fine & Decorative Art

December 2, 2005

Lot #485D
Temp #17277
DepartmentMiscellaneous
Sold For $1,300.00   (hammer price)
 $1,495.00   (price including buyer's premium)
Last Updated December 4, 2005

Description

ANTIQUE CARVED GILT WOOD FRAME European, probably 18th Century Opening, 14" x 12". Overall, 30" x 28".

Condition

Even wormage all around the outer edges of the frame. Losses to the wood on the outer larger frame as well as some smaller areas of gesso loss with gilt cracking, splitting and losses. There is a small amount of darker stained brown "ribbon carving around the outer edge that matches the inner frame. It appears to be old if not original gilt. Not a very bright or shiny finish.

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