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A 19th century Louis XV style chimneypiece, executed in exquisitely patinated and variegated Breche marble. It has a serpentine shelf and frieze which is centred with a scallop shell, an attribute of Venus, and is held by canted S-shaped jambs.
Height 42 in (106.7cm) width 57 1/2 in (146cm)
Internal height 32 1/2 in (82.6cm) width 41 in (104.1cm)
Footblock to footblock 55 1/2 in (141cm)
Shelf depth 15 3/4 in (40cm)