An early 20th century, statuary and Jasper marble fireplace after an original design by Henry Holland (now in the RIBA collection), circa 1796, for one of the bedrooms at the Prince Regents, London Palace, Carlton House, demolished in 1825. The pilaster jambs with long tapering and fluted, extinguished and caped torchiers, symbolising the darkness of night, the frieze with undecorated shaped tablet and circular paterae, contrasting against the coloured jasper. The whole neatly framed by white marble and standing on footblocks.
Height 48 in (124.5cm) width 57 1/4in (145.5cm)
Internal height 41 1/2 in (104.5cm) width 42 3/8 in (107.5cm)
Footblock to footblock 58 in (147.5cm)
Shelf length 63 1/2 in (161.2cm)