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Chimneypieces & Firegrates

Marble, stone, wood and cast-iron fireplaces are our speciality. We deal in all manner of fireplaces ranging from spectacular and historically important carved fire surrounds through to humble firedogs.

The Duveen Chimneypiece
the rectangular shelf with inset corners and egg-and-dart under-moulding above the convex frieze centred by a rectangular tablet incised with a dedication to Joseph Duveen, the aperture with eared mouldings, raised on block feet,
Dimensions: 191cm (75¼") High, 235cm (92½") Wide
Stock Code: 44391
Antique Italian marble chimneypiece
the square edged rectangular shelf (later) with inverted break-front under-mould atop the shaped frieze of opposed acanthine volutes, flanked by pilaster jambs of inverse taper form, with scallop and foliate clasps above tapering bellflower pendants to the incised panels, all raised on plinth blocks,
Dimensions: 124cm (48¾") High, 160cm (63") Wide
Stock Code: 44203
George III statuary marble chimneypiece,
the inverse breakfront shelf above fluted frieze flanked by oval paterae endblocks and centred with tablet depicting Urania (Muse of Astronomy), the pilaster jambs with acanthus volutes hung with bellflower pendants on square footblocks.
Dimensions: 133.5cm (52½") High, 199cm (78¼") Wide
Stock Code: 76957
French stone fireplace
the shelf carved with egg and dart ornament, above a plain frieze centred with an heraldic shield carved in raised relief, and flanked by seated hounds similarly executed, all raised on outset corbels and detached Solomnic columns headed with Corinthian order capitals, the tapered trumeau in coursed blocks bearing a polychrome painted heraldic shield, weathered, the aperture with inset corners,
Dimensions: 447cm (176") High, 229cm (90¼") Wide
Stock Code: 43836
marble chimneypiece

the moulded rectangular shelf over panelled frieze of overlapping repeating auricular roundels and centred by a plain tablet, the conforming panelled jambs surmounted by acanthus carved corbels, moulded ingrounds within, all raised on plain footblocks,

Dimensions: 148cm (58¼") High, 191cm (75¼") Wide
Stock Code: 41704
George III style statuary and sienna marble chimneypiece,
the inverse breakfront moulded shelf above frieze with floral swags centred by tablet depicting playing putti and a ram, the pilaster jambs with classical urn above oval plaque centred by rosette, hung with trailing bellflowers, on plain footblocks.
Dimensions: 146cm (57½") High, 177cm (69¾") Wide
Stock Code: 77265
Late eighteenth century statuary and brocatello chimneypiece,
the inverse breakfront moulded shelf above frieze centred by plain panelled tablet, the flanking endblocks with classical urns on reeded jambs surmounted by half paterae, with brocatello ingrounds to the aperture, c.1790
Dimensions: 130cm (51¼") High, 166cm (65¼") Wide
Stock Code: NF0078
Louis XIV style Pavonazzo chimneypiece,
the moulded rectangular shelf above frieze centred by scallop shell and flanked either side with acanthine brackets, the voluted and panelled jambs with vents to either side, on plain footblocks. Removed from a property on Avenue Montaigne, Paris. Matches #77364, an identical example in Carrara marble.
Dimensions: 118.5cm (46¾") High, 180cm (70¾") Wide
Stock Code: 77363
Georgian Fireplace
the breakfront moulded rectangular shelf above a frieze carved in relief with repeating anthemia, flanked by endblocks - each bearing a lion-mask, the jambs bracketed with spirally carved volutes raised on block feet,
Dimensions: 145cm (57") High, 183cm (72") Wide
Stock Code: 43735
Louis XIV style Carrara marble chimneypiece,
the moulded rectangular shelf above frieze centred by scallop shell and flanked either side with acanthine brackets, the voluted and panelled jambs with vents to either side, on plain footblocks. Removed from a property on Avenue Montaigne, Paris. This is one of a pair, the other in Pavonazzo marble, see stock number 77363.
Dimensions: 118.5cm (46¾") High, 180cm (70¾") Wide
Stock Code: 77364
Large late-nineteenth century statuary marble chimneypiece,
having a deep stepped mantel above decorative frieze centred by plaque with leaf and flower details, flanked by brackets, fielded plaques and corner blocks with patera decoration, each jamb having tapered and fluted sections raised on stepped foot blocks.
Dimensions: 134cm (52¾") High, 207cm (81½") Wide
Stock Code: 76251
Louis XVI style Carrara marble chimneypiece,
the rectangular moulded shelf above panelled frieze centred by oval plaque adorned with ribbons and branches, flanked by conforming panels and flaming urn end blocks, the same design motif to the paneled jambs, on plain foot blocks.
Dimensions: 133cm (52¼") High, 171.5cm (67½") Wide
Stock Code: 77151
Louis XV style Carrara marble chimneypiece,

the shaped and moulded shelf above frieze centred by stylised scallop shell flanked by acanthus flourishes and trails of flowers, the canted jambs with conforming decoration, with brass insert in the rococo manner.

 

 

Aperture with the brass insert: 63 cm wide x 62 cm high.  

Aperture without the brass insert: 100 cm wide x 84.5 cm high.

Dimensions: 110cm (43¼") High, 143cm (56¼") Wide
Stock Code: 77174
Louis XVI style Breche Violette chimneypiece,
the shaped and moulded shelf above fluted frieze flanked by square paterae, on angled stop-fluted jambs.
Dimensions: 104.5cm (41¼") High, 135cm (53¼") Wide
Stock Code: 77299
A William IV statuary white marble chimneypiece
the moulded rectangular shelf over plain frieze and shaped anthemion carved endblocks, the channelled jambs raised on square footblocks,
Dimensions: 111.5cm (44") High, 162.5cm (64") Wide
Stock Code: 44113
A George III painted pine and composition chimneypiece
the inverted breakfront shelf atop a tablet of opposing griffins, the frieze of repeated foliate scroll motifs flanked by canopied devices to the end blocks, the jambs with acanthine capitals above a ram's head, urn and bell flower pendants issuing therefrom,
Dimensions: 158.5cm (62½") High, 181cm (71¼") Wide
Stock Code: 42981

About Lassco

Established in London's East End, LASSCO has dealt in reclamation and salvage since 1979. Bridging the gap between the demolition trade and architectural design, we connect customers with rescued relics that make for fascinating interiors. Our shops and yards also provide the back drop for unique venue hire and dining experiences.

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