This is a beautifully ornate reproduction of a rare Régence period mantel, circa 1720. The frieze is finely carved with a flourishing central motif of flowers and foliage. The top and bottom of the jambs are also adorned with fine foliage carvings.
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.
Learn more about Scagliola Stone here.