Rare example of middle size “eglomisé” glass frame. 33cm * 41cm

End of XVIII- beginning of XIX century.

Lined by wood on back.

The technique consists in  painting of the rear face of glass with decorative designs in a combination of plain colour and gilding, usually to glass picture frames.

There is a small crack on glass  (see foto) and signes of aging due to fragility of adhesive layer, applied for fixing gold leaf.

Spilla in micromosaico di finissima fattura.

cornice in metallo

chisura funzionante

Metà XIX sec.

Italia