Antique Louis Xiv ‘bolection De Versailles’ Cheminée / Bolection Mantel


A tall, Louis XIV ‘Bolection de Versailles’ antique chimney-piece / fire place in richly coloured cherry red Griotte marble. The concave fluted frieze with scaled corner foliage decoration. The side pieces feature decorative circular hinged brass ventilation ports.

Condition Report

The fire surround has minor chips and scratches associated with age and use. Good structural condition.

County of Origin



Louis XIV


18th Century

Date of Manufacture

Circa 1830

Materials and Techniques

Rouge Griotte Marble, hand crafted.


-Wear consistent with age and use

-Minor Losses, scuffs and scratches 

-Historic Repairs

-Recent Repairs


Height 151 cm

Width 158 cm

Depth 37 cm

Opening Height 93.5 cm

Opening Width 110 cm

Width Between outside of legs 151 cm

Weight 400 kg


Price: £3,745.00

Provenance: Yes

Stock No: 25454


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