Circa 1750, this mantel has a Louis XV style, featuring a prominent “brow” or “Boudin,” along the edge of the lintel. The deep concave carving on the outer legs finishes this exquisite mantelpiece.
By extracting the essence of the Scagliola technique, Thierry François created an original process by which all forms of hand-crafted limestone — including marbles — have the look of natural, hand-cut stone. This extraordinary stone inlay and “cross batch” technique is one-of-a-kind.
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