Antique French limestone Louis XVI fireplace
Antique French limestone Louis XVI fireplace: This elegant finely carved limestone fireplace is a classic example of the Louis XVI style. It is a French chimneypiece integrating the classic influences of the era in the detail of its form and hand-carved mouldings. There are fluted side jambs. On the lintel there is a central urn with leaves, flanked by vertical fluting with a rosette at each extremity.
This Louis XVI style antique fireplace will go well in a historic room, or as a classic feature in a more modern or eclectic space.
Dimensions approx :
- Overall height : 101 cm (40 inches)
- Overall width (lintel) : 114 cm (45 inches)
- Overall width (side jambs) : 109 cm (43 inches)
- Overall front to back : 49 cm (19 inches)
- Lintel shelf front to back 31 cm (12 inches)
- Height below lintel : 86.5 cm (34 inches)
- Width between side jambs : 90.5 cm (35.5 inches)
- Width of each side jamb : 9 cm (3.5 inches)
On display in the showrooms at BCA’s Maine & Loire premises at L’Hôtellerie-de-Flée.