A substantial elegant Scottish George IV / Regency chimneypiece in white Statuary marble with inlaid panels of Africano Cippolino Onyx, diamond centerpanel motifs on the jambs and fluted and reeded ingrounds with pretty stylised floral Paterae in the top corners.Circa 1820 (Brave)
panels of green and black Verde Antico marble. This good quality replica of an 18th century original has a breakfront shelf over the frieze which is centered by a central tablet showing gambolling Bacchic Putti with grapes in a sunlit landscape.The tablet is flanked by oval florally carved Paterae on the endblocks, supported on carved pilasters showing stylised urns on tapering pedestals. English mid 20th century. Width Height Depth External 64.7" Internal 40.4"