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A large Italian parcel-gilt walnut frame
Mid 16th century, Florence
Estimate
12,00018,000
LOT SOLD. 15,600 USD
JUMP TO LOT
20
A large Italian parcel-gilt walnut frame
Mid 16th century, Florence
Estimate
12,00018,000
LOT SOLD. 15,600 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Fine French and Continental Furniture including European Works of Art and Tapestries

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A large Italian parcel-gilt walnut frame
Mid 16th century, Florence
of Sansovino type, carved with large strapwork, gadrooned scrolls, the top and bottom centered with cherubim.
height 64 3/8 in.; width 82 1/2 in.
163.5cm; 209.6cm
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Catalogue Note

The 'Sansovino' style frame was made in the Mannerist period in the late 16th century/early 17th century and was most common in the Veneto. The carving was characterized by interlaced volutes and scrolls, often rusticated.

Fine French and Continental Furniture including European Works of Art and Tapestries

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New York