Antique Louis XVI Fireplace Mantel In Breche D’alep Marble
A late 18th century Louis XVI fireplace in Brech D’alep marble and Ormolu mounts. 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.
Panel opening: 72.5cm high x 72cm width.