Large Antique French Rococo Breche Violette Marble Fireplace Mantel

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A very large and superior quality Louis XV style Rococo surround in rare Breche Violette marble. The deeply carved jambs and frieze in typical Rococo manner with stiff acanthus and shell carvings. The moulded serpentine shelf following the lines of the mouldings on the frieze. An extraordinary piece in seize, stature and marble. Mid-19th century.

Opening size measures 151cm W x 97cm H.

Details

  • In the Style Of
    Rococo
  • Place of Origin
    France
  • Date of Manufacture
    19th Century
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    51.18 in. H x 79.72 in. W x 15.35 in. D
    130 cm H x 203 cm W x 39 cm D
  • Seller Location
    London, United Kingdom
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU107165661213
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2014

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Located in London, GB

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