A 19th century English neo-classical fireplace surround of white statuary and coloured Spanish Brocatello marbles

A 19th century English neo-classical fireplace surround of white statuary and coloured Spanish Brocatello marbles

19th century England

Offered by Jamb

£24,000 gbp
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The tiered moulded shelf above the rectangular shaped frieze inlaid in white with a continuous double Greek key fret on a red and yellow tinted Brocatello marble. The end blockings carved with Neptune’s three pronged trident behind tilted wine ewers with dolphin shaped handles adapted and taken from one on a Doric entablature in the Theatre of Marcellus, engraved by William Chambers in his Treatise of 1759 and reprinted in the 19th century, upheld by ribbons falling from bows. These are a rejoiner to celebrate and toast a naval victory. The tapering pilaster jambs with flutes inlaid with Brocatello
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Dimensions
Height 950.00 mm (37.40 inches)
Width 955.00 mm (37.60 inches)
External Height 1260.00 mm (49.61 inches)
External Width 1605.00 mm (63.19 inches)
Stock Code
G185
Medium
Carved Statuary and Brocatello Marble
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95–97 Pimlico Road,
London
SW1W 8PH
United Kingdom

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