Stock No: 13638

A tall carved antique walnut chimneypiece in the Italian Renaissance manner. The stepped shelf and pediment is set above a shallow frieze with a pair of mythical dragons either side of a central grotesque mask amid scrolling foliage, flanked by squared foliate endblocks and supported on a pair of elaborate Solomonic Columns.The elaborately carved double inner frieze has four panelled shell cartouche above a panel centred with a crowned, quartered shield guarded on either side by a further pair of mythical dragons. The opening is edged with a guilloche detail and the whole is raised on substantial carved footblocks. Provenance: Removed from a Theological College in Glasgow, Scotland.
Italian, late 19th century.

Shown here with a pair of Gothic style andirons SNo 13416 not included.

Link to: Antique Renaissance, Gothic Tudor Fireplace mantels and Chimneypieces: 1260 - 1600

Listed Price: £18,600 (+VAT where applicable)

Width Height Depth
External 76 38"
194 cms
81 12"
207 cms
16 14"
41.5 cms
Internal 37 1316"
96 cms
39 38"
100 cms

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