Auctionata: sale of antique frames in Berlin 2016

by theframeblog

…to be held on Monday 11th July live on the internet from Havelstudios in Berlin.  This auction includes frames dating from the 16th to the 20th century, mainly originating from France, Italy and Spain. Some of the highlights in the auction can be seen below; for the full sale see Auction No. 595 from Berlin

Lot 1 Spanish faux marbre polychrome frame C18 a

Lot 1: A Spanish Rococo  faux marbre polychrome frame, 18th century 

Lot 1 Spanish faux marbre polychrome frame C18 details

Lot 1 Spanish faux marbre polychrome frame C18 reverse & details

Wood, carved, gilt and with polychrome

Spain, 18th century

Cavetto sight, plain frieze, ovolo with hollow, straight reverse frieze, curved frieze, partly raised and with carved gilt rocaille ornament, central protruding canopy at the cornice, with pendant lambrequins, cavetto back edge

Old suspension

Rebate dimensions: 162 x 104.5 cm; total dimensions: 195.5 x 150 cm

Good condition, consistent with age

Estimate by Auctionata Expert: €4,000

Lot 6 Spain C17 a

Lot 6: A Spanish polychrome frame with leaf corners & centres, 17th century

Lot 6 Spain C17 details

Wood, carved, stuccoed, gilded and painted polychrome frame

Spain, 17th century

Plain sight, astragal, plain frieze partially contrasted with foliate carvings, quarter round top edge, old hanger

Rebate dimensions: 171.5 x 90 cm; total dimensions: 192 x 108 cm

Good condition, consistent with age

Estimate by Auctionata Expert: €6,000

Lot 57 Italian cassetta C17 a

Lot 57: An Italian parcel-gilt, marbled and ebonized cassetta, 17th century

Lot 57 Italian cassetta C17 details

Lot 57 Italian cassetta C17 d

Wood, parcel-gilt, brown painting, partially ebonized

Italy, 17th century

Cassetta frame with slender taenia sight, ovolo, slender hollow, plain ovolo, slender hollow, flat frieze with engraved leaf corners, and a ovolo with slightly projecting taenia back edge

Old mounting

Rebate dimensions: 64.2 x 55.6 cm; total dimensions: 88 x 79.4 cm

Good condition, consistent with age

Estimate by Auctionata Expert: 4,500 €

Lot 66 Sienese gadrooned frame C17 a

Lot 66: A Sienese bolection frame with fluted gadrooning, 17th century

Lot 66 Sienese gadrooned frame C17 details

Wood, carved and gilt

Siena, 17th century

Hollow as sight, quarter round ovolo with stylized foliage, reverse hollow, half ovolo with pearl motives, reverse cavetto back

Rebate dimensions: 24.6 x 62.2 cm; total dimensions: 39.6 x 76.6 cm

Good condition, consistent with age

Estimate by Auctionata Expert: 4,000 €

Lot 84 Italian giltwood moulding frame C17 a

Lot 84: An Italian giltwood moulding frame, 17th century 

Lot 84 Italian giltwood moulding frame C17 details

Lot 84 Italian giltwood moulding frame C17 d

Wood, carved, gilt

Italy, 17th century

Slender, cavetto sight, quarter round astragal, hollow, short taenia, quarter round astragal, plain frieze, quarter astragal top edge

Old hanging

Rebate dimensions: 46.2 x 36.5 cm; total dimensions: 63.5 x 54 cm

Good condition, consistent with age

Estimate by Auctionata Expert: 4,000 €

Lot 78 Spanish limewood acanthus leaf frame C17 a

Lot 78: A Spanish limewood acanthus leaf frame, 17th century 

Lot 78 Spanish limewood acanthus leaf frame C17 details

Lot 78 Spanish limewood acanthus leaf frame C17 d

Lime wood, carved,

Spain, 17th century

Small cavetto sight, carved molding with fruits and foliage, hollow with carved and partially pierced acanthus foliage, hollow, taenia back edge

Rebate dimensions: 31.5 x 39.7 cm; total dimensions: 56.5 x 65 cm

Old hanging

Good condition, consistent with age

Estimate by Auctionata Expert: 4,000 €