Stock No: 12313

AN IMPRESSIVE LARGE CARVED MARBLE OVERMANTEL IN THE PALLADIAN MANNER. Carved in white marble with pink figuring and veining, the arched " broken pediment " with scrolled brackets supported on the mirror frame which is carved with running egg and dart, supported on either side with scrolled consoles. English, circa 1900.

PROVENANCE : The Baltic Exchange, 30 St Mary Axe in the City of London. The historic building was designed by Smith and Wimble, and completed by George Trollope & Sons in 1903: it was subsequently listed as a Grade II* listed building....On 10 April 1992 at 9:20 pm, the façade of the Exchange's offices was partially demolished, and the rest of the building was extensively damaged in a Provisional IRA.. demolition specialists.. bomb attack, killing 3 people and injuring 92. The building was eventually demolished and replaced by 'The Gherkin' occupied by Swiss Re and othe companies.

Link to: Antique mirrors, matching console tables .

Listed Price: £13,500 ( + vat in EU zone )

Width Height Depth
External 53"
134.5 cms
78 14"
199 cms
7 14"
18.5 cms
Internal 33 78"
86 cms
51 316"
130 cms

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