A grand and large George III twin columned warm toned pine and gesso Georgian chimneypiece with its original Carrara Marble slips. The fluted and athemion decorated frieze is centred by a plaque depicting four classical Greek figures around a weeping child. Each pair of slender twin columns on the jambs are separated by tumbling vines beneath end blocks with elaborately styled platters of fruit.
English circa 1770.
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Listed Price: £12,200 ( + vat in EU zone )