Antique Louis XVI Fireplace Mantel in Breche d'Alep Marble

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A Louis XVI period late 18th century fireplace in Breche d'Alep marble with Ormolu enrichments and cast iron interior panel. The frieze with beaded decoration, acanthus leaf and moulded trim witch conforms with the foot block mounts. The Jambs having fluted mouldings with Ormolu husks within. A deep and generous mantel above with small step moulding. The decorative arched interior panel with foliate and diamond castings. A very good example of a period piece in a rich and variegated marble.

Interior opening 90cm h x 120cm w
Panel opening 72.5cm h x 72cm w

Details

  • Of the Period
    Louis XVI
  • Place of Origin
    France
  • Date of Manufacture
    18th century
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    42.13 in. H x 60.24 in. W x 14.76 in. D
    107 cm H x 153 cm W x 38 cm D
  • Seller Location
    London, United Kingdom
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU107169379663
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2014

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Located in London, GB

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