A statuary marble fireplace mantel, late 18th century, of neo classical style with inlaid sienna marble finger flutes.

A statuary marble fireplace mantel, late 18th century, of neo classical style with inlaid sienna marble finger flutes.

c. 1780 to c. 1799 England

Offered by Jamb

£48,000 gbp
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The frieze with a central plaque of 'Bacchus and Tiger'. The tiered and moulded shelf with inlaid dentals the frieze, the tablet with Bacchus holding his thyrsus staff resting by an urn on a pedestal, his tiger lying beside him. This is flanked by panels of inlaid finger flutes, the blockings to either side with fruit laden urns, the pilaster jambs with urns, foliate motifs, trophies of musical instruments all falling from knotted bows. The whole on foot blocks.
Excellent
Dimensions
Height 1055.00 mm (41.54 inches)
Width 1135.00 mm (44.69 inches)
External Height 1375.00 mm (54.13 inches)
External Width 1816.00 mm (71.50 inches)
External Depth 165.00 mm (6.50 inches)
Stock Code
G210
Medium
Carved Sienna and Statuary Marble
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95–97 Pimlico Road,
London
SW1W 8PH
United Kingdom

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