An exceptional and rare carved oak Art Nouveau chimneypiece with an integral decorative cast iron hooded insert set between two red tiled panels beneath the centred embossed copper plaque. The carved athemion detail echoed on the insert and tiles, together with the graceful sweep of the arch framing the opening, flanked by twin slim reeded columns, is very typical of the designs of this period. English, circa 1900.
Neutral InnovationBilly Baldwin designed the Louis XV-style desk, made by Jansen. Antique desk chair. Antique English armchair in Colefax and Fowler fabric. Bookcase, fireplace and mirror, all custom. Curtains in VGA linen. All sisal rugs, Linney Cooper.
Antique Carved Oak Jacobean Fireplace Mantel, A small oval brass plate attached at the back with the details Hewetson, Milner & Thexton Ltd, House Furnishers, Tottenham Court Road, London. English, late 19th century.