An early 19th century Irish Sienna and statuary antique marble fireplace celebrating spring. Circa 1810–1815. The statuary centre tablet carved with a bunch of spring flowers, tied by a bow, the end blockings with musical instruments proclaiming the return of spring. The jambs with thin central incised horizontal panels are flanked with Sienna, the whole raised on footblocks.
Height 52 1/4 in (132.7cm) width 65 1/2 in (166.4cm)
Internal height 42 1/4 in (107.3cm) width 36 in (91.5cm)
Footblock to footblock 57 1/4 in (145.4cm)
Shelf depth 9 3/4 in (24.8cm)