Antique French Louis XVI Style Marble Fireplace
An unusual Louis XVI style marble fireplace in Carrara marble, a masculine piece in design and stature. The Jambs supported on large foot blocks and scrolled at top and bottom with Guilloche carving. The corner blocks of square Patarae. A centre tablet of ribbon tied foliage drapery flanked either side by panels with carved Guilloche. The interior slips of carved Contre Coeur panels. All beneath a shaped and moulded shelf. French 19th century.