Architectural Georgian Robert Adam's Style Fireplace Surround Garlands Roses
- 1 Large Fine Traditional Architectural Reclaimed Georgian Robert Adam's Style Fireplace Surround.
- A definitive in the Georgian style fireplace, ideally suited to drawing rooms, living rooms and dining rooms country or town houses. Adorned with fine recessed fluting 2 double column uprights to the front.
- Featuring a breakfront mantel and impressive garlands of roses with detailing.
- Having a white painted finish.
- Robert Adam born 1728 died 1792 was a Scottish neoclassical architect, interior designer and furniture designer.
- In 1754, he left for Rome, spending nearly five years on the continent studying architecture under Charles-Louis Clérisseau and Giovanni Battista Piranesi.
- On his return to Britain he established a practice in London, where he was joined by his younger brother James.
- Here he developed the "Adam Style" The Adam brothers were the first to advocate an integrated style for architecture and interiors, with walls, ceilings, fireplaces, furniture, fixtures, fittings and carpets.
- All being designed by the Adams as a single uniform scheme. Commonly and mistakenly known as "Adams Style," the proper term for this style of architecture and furniture is the "Style of the Adam Brothers.
- It came from out a rather large country home in Shropshire.
- The private seller advised he had it fitted originally from new in the late 1990's.
- Heavy item 20kg approx weight. With a metal side bracket on each side.
- Condition report.
- Offered in overall fine used condition.
- Having various noticeable scuffs, scratches, stains, flaking, cracking & wear commensurate with usage & age.
- It will need repainting in places.
- No hearth.
- Circa late 20th century 1990's.
- Made from mahogany wood front with moulded chipboard back panel see picture 11 which shows this.
- We do have a picture which shows the fire surround before it was painted it white showing the mahogany wood underneath so you can clearly see the before and after.
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- Cash upon collection is welcome.
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