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An exquisitely carved French Louis XVI brocatelle and statuary marble fireplace with variegated Brocatelle shelf with rounded protruding ends. The statuary frieze centred with a flower head and flanked by layered fruiting laurel leaves between brocatelle. The jambs of this fireplace are in the form of tapering fluted acanthus decorated statuary columns resting on pineapples and backed by Brocatelle panels. Possibly late 18th century.
Height 39 3/8 in (100.1cm) width 46 1/4 in (117.5cm)
Internal height 33 in (83.8cm) width 34 1/8 in (86.9cm)
Shelf depth 12 1/2 in (31.8cm)