A FINELY CARVED WHITE STATUARY MARBLE LATE GEORGIAN CHIMNEYPIECE, the breakfront shelf placed over a dentilled undershelf moulding, over a very large central plaque carved with a great urn with scrolled brackets either side, flanked by urns on the endblocks, over fluted pilasters topped with three small flowers.English early 19th century.
(Shown together with the original brass fluted register grate. see SNo12236 )
NOTES: Similar to one in the Great Parlour of Rousham House..by William Kent... in Oxfordshire. London provenance.
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