A very fine 18th century chimneypiece, the breakfront shelf above a Siena marble frieze, centred by a statuary marble tablet carved with abundant fruit. The projecting Siena marble corner blocks sit above very well carved tapering Ionic columns. With original egg and dart ingrounds, and complete with associated Siena and Carrara hearth. Provenance: 7 Grosvenor Square.
Height 58 in (147.3cm) width 81 3⁄8 in (207cm)
Internal height 56 1⁄2 in (143.5cm) width 42 1⁄4 in (107cm)