• Focal Point - The Nicholas Gif auction at Christies

    Sale 5975

    Focal Point - The Nicholas Gifford-Mead Collection of Chimneypieces & Ornament

    29 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 9

    AN IMPORTANT AND RARE ITALIAN MACCHIA VECHIA MARBLE CHIMNEYPIECE OF LARGE SIZE

    16TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN IMPORTANT AND RARE ITALIAN MACCHIA VECHIA MARBLE CHIMNEYPIECE OF LARGE SIZE
    16TH CENTURY
    The bolection moulded frame supporting a frieze and moulded shelf
    81¼ in. (206.5 cm.) high; 118½ in. (301 cm.) wide; the opening 59½ in. (151 cm.) x 71½ in. (182 cm.)


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