This early 2oth century Georgian style fire surround was salvaged from a large house in Claygate, Surrey. Carved from white statuary marble, with contrasting Maurin Green Marble bands, it features carved urn end blocks and centre tablet, fluted jambs and frieze panel. Additional Dimensions Opening Height 90.5 cm Opening Width 90 cm Width between outside of legs
This antique Aphrodite or ‘Crouching Venus’ sculpture is based upon the Roman sculpture in the Royal Collection which was acquired by Charles I from the Gonzaga collection in Mantua. Sourced from a private collection in Oxfordshire.
A finely carved 18th century English white marble chimney-piece centre tablet of Neoclassical Design, circa 1788. Reclaimed from Silwood Park, a Neoclassical Country House designed by architect Robert Mitchell (1770-1809).
A good batch of matching Limestone corbels, probably from a Late Victorian period Chapel or school building. Additional Dimensions Depth Overall 42 cm. Approximately 19 cm is designed to be showing Weight 563 kg for the lot Please note: Dimensions shown below are for individual corbels
A very large and grand white marble garden seat. Reclaimed from a private property in Lancashire. Additional Dimensions Overall Height 138 cm Height to Seat 51 cm Width Overall Width 210 cm Width of Seat 165 cm Overall Depth 70 cm Depth of Seat 59 cm
An Antique, Neoclassical style hand made terracotta wall plaque. Originally designed to be built into external masonry, this could also be used as surface mounted wall decoration or as a garden ornament.
A unique opportunity to purchase a pair of 18th century winged sphinx statues or gate pier ornaments, originally from High Head Castle, Cumbria. These date to the remodeling of the house 1744 – 48, thought to be by the renowned architect James Gibbs. A replacement pair can be seen in position on the gate piers
A good quality Scottish pine and composition (Gesso) chimney-piece, reclaimed from a property in Edinburgh. Additional Dimensions Opening Height 113.5 cm Opening Width 117 cm Width Between outside of legs 170 cm
A pair of antique early 20th century English carved Limestone porch columns. Additional Dimensions Height 232 cm (Base 61 cm ,Column 171 cm) Column diameter 14 cm Capitals 30 cm x 30 cm Base 26.5 cm square
This beautiful fire surround was removed from a private residence in Harrogate. A superb example, without doubt the cleanest we have seen. Additional Dimensions Opening Height 118 cm Opening Width 127.5 cm Width between outside of legs 157 cm
An attractive circular carved limestone pool or pond surround, of simple architectural form. Natural weather aged appearance. This was reclaimed from a property on the Wentworth Estate. Additional Dimensions External Diameter 279 cm Internal Diameter 218 cm
Each carved from a single block of Bardiglio Capella marble. Circa. 1835. Statues not included. Additional Dimensions Height 190 cm each Width 125 cm each Depth 51 cm Opening Height 168 cm Opening Width 100 Opening Depth 41 cm Weight 1200 kg each
A Neoclassical style fire surround in the style of Robert Adam. Salvaged from a house in Edinburgh. Additional Dimensions Opening Height 91.5 cm Opening With 99.5 cm Width between outside of legs 134.5 cm
A magnificent pair of late 19th century cast iron braziers. The deep circular bowls each embellished with four lion heads, supported on a intricate wrought iron structure, terminating in large cast iron lion paws. These were originally positioned at the entrance to a theatre in London. A third brazier is available by separate negotiation. Dimensions
A bronze plaque, signed Clodion, depicting a Nymph Child and Satyr. Clodion, was born Claude Michel (1738-1814) later becoming known as Clodion. After the original. This came from a large townhouse in Little Venice, London. Dimensions Diameter 27.5 cm Weight 1 kg
‘Artemisia mourning her husband’ An impressive life-size hand carved natural stone statue of Artemesia in classical Greek dress grasping a vase containing the ashes of her husband. Artemesia was a naval strategist, commander and the sister (and later spouse) and the successor of Mausolus, ruler of Caria. After the death of her husband, Artemisia reigned
After the antique, a finely modelled and weathered limestone garden ornament. This classical sculpture is generally thought to be based on the story of the slaying of the Calydonian boar by Meleager. The boar had been sent by Diana to ruin the countryside of Aetolia as she had been offended by Meleager’s father, King of
A pair of late 19th century French terracotta figures, one after Canova of a Terpsichore, the other after the antique of the Callipygian Venus .Stamped L Carouste Castnaudant. Shown in a Magnificent Pair of Solid Marble Niches C. 1835 , stock number 24221 Left ( Terpsichore Muse) Height 105 cm Width 49 cm Depth 33 cm Right (Callipygian
Latin inscription to the pedestal. This could be adapted for use as a water feature. We believe the latin translates as follows; Aqua saliens in vitam aeter, translating to English as ‘water, springing up to life everlasting strength’ . Die Martii translates to ‘on March’. XI translates to 11. Ano translates to year, below that
A pair of carved and painted pine fire surrounds. Salvaged from a Mansion Block in South London. Price for the pair, we can sell separately if required. Opening Height 98.5 cm Opening Width 100 cm Weight 13 kg each
These columns are traditionally made. Ionic order. Superb quality, circa 1900-1920. Removed from a country house in Gloucestershire. Additional Dimensions Height 324.5 cm Base 43 x 43 cm Diameter of Column 35.5 cm Weight 68 kg each
A tall French Renaissance style carved oak chimney piece, 19th century, with a stepped shelf above a boldly carved frieze centred with a beautiful female Grecian head flanked by monogrammed cabochon on end blocks raised on column jambs. Depth 30-46 cm Opening Height 136 cm Opening Width 158 cm Width Between Outside of Legs 201
A pair of superb quality Mahogany doors, inset with cast bronze panels to the front side. The reverse having a raised and fielded, four panel arrangement. Probably a unique commission for a city of London building. Symbol meanings; George and the Dragon- The most famous legend of Saint George is of him slaying a dragon.
A pair of recumbent cast bronze lions in the manner of Antonio Canova. The plinths shown are not included. These are suitable for internal or external use. Additional Dimensions 1- Height 29 cm Width 32 cm Depth 108 cm 2- Height 36 cm Width 40 cm Depth 92 cm
Each inlaid with various marbles and semi-precious stones including lapis lazuli, agate, verde antico, and Siena depicting twin handled floral filled vases, on a black ground within white marble moulded frames, labelled with dynamo tape to the reverse ‘ST MICHAELS/BURSAR’, each 71cm high, 48cm wide. (2) Provenance: Sir Frederick Arthur Gore Ouseley, 2nd Baronet (1825-1889), composer, organist, musicologist and