The Portman chimneypiece
The intricately carved decoration on this mantelpiece illustrates Robert Adam’s repertoire of Neoclassical motifs and his characteristic delicacy. Adam’s aim, in his own words, was ‘to transfuse the beautiful spirit of antiquity with novelty and variety’. The Adam style, which swept through England during the 1760s and 1770s, quickly spread to France and the USA and is still
Shelf length 75 ¼", Exterior height 61 ¼", Interior height 45 ¼", Interior width 45 ½", Shelf depth 10"
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- 10 Weeks or longer (Made to Order)
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