G187

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A George III statuary white and Sienna marble chimneypiece. With 'free standing' Ionic entasis column jambs inlaid in Sienna marble. The frieze with a centre tablet depicting Venus in her shell drawn by dolphins with Cupid and with Neptune blowing a horn. A similar chimneypiece can be seen at Abbey Leix, County Laois, Ireland. Circa 1760.

Height 69 in (175.3cm) width 92 1/2 in (235cm)
Internal height 50 in (127cm) width 55 1/4 in (139.6cm)
Footblock to footblock 85 1/4 in (216.5cm)
Shelf depth 13 in (33cm)