Luxury Design, Past & Present
A large French "Griffe de lion" Empire style fireplace in pale Carrara marble, with a shaped and molded shelf unusual carving to centre of frieze and geometric corner blocks. The console legs having acanthus leaf carving and carved lion paws feet supported on square blocks. 19th century.
shelf 162.5 cm wide x 41 cm deep
Opening 114cm wide x 77cm high