The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Chimney-piece
  • Chimney-piece
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • France
  • c. 1860
  • Marble, gilt bronze, steel and cast iron
  • Object size: 121.4 x 207 x 48 cm
  • F433
  • Large Drawing Room
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  • Griotte marble with gilt-bronze mounts in the form of winged infant terms (half-figures) at either side and a wren feeding a young bird above a swag of flowers in the central cartouche.