A fine Louis XVI Carrara marble chimneypiece with ormolu mounts. The moulded shelf sits over a panelled frieze which has a fine tablet mounted with an ormolu cornucopia decoration, and the panels highlighted with ormolu beading. The ormolu continues in the form of acanthus paterae, ormolu husks and bound laurel on the stop fluted jambs.
French, mid-19th century.
Listed Price: £11,500 (+VAT where applicable)
Link to: Antique French chimneypieces inc. Louis XVI, French Empire fireplace mantels.