French antique marble chimneypiece
French antique marble chimneypiece: Incoming stock item preview, now set up in one of BCA’s showrooms at L’Hotellerie-de-Flée for viewing. This French antique marble fireplace mantel in the Louis XV style comes with its period mirror above, and with its cast iron firebox. Provenance is from a Paris 18th century residence undergoing major interior refurbishment. See refs 201442 and 201443 with same provenance which together would form a rare authentic triple for three 18th period century rooms. Metric dimensions approx: Overall width at mantel shelf = 144cm x front to back 42cm. Height of top of mantel shelf = 110cm. Height below lintel = 88cm. Width to outside of side jambs = 138cm. Width between side jambs = 107cm. Firebox opening ht 65cm x width 63cm. Mirror exterior frame dimensions = 244cm x 126cm. Mirror height = 200cm x width 93cm. Imperial dimensions approx: Overall width at mantel shelf = 57 inches x front to back 16.5 inches. Height of top of mantel shelf = 43.3 inches. Height below lintel = 35 inches. Width to outside of side jambs = 54.3 inches. Width between side jambs = 42 inches. Firebox opening ht 26 inches x width 25 inches. Mirror exterior frame dimensions = 96 inches x 50 inches. Mirror height = 79 inches x width 37 inches.