M11009 - Amazing Antique Hand Painted Slate Half Mantel
(only 1 left)
Amazing and extremely rare Neo-Grec & Aesthetic Style slate fireplace mantel featuring a painted finish.
The abstract hand-painted pinstripe and floral patterns are meticulously well done. The centerpiece of this mantel is the beautifully rendered Hudson Valley landscape scene painted directly on the slate.
The fireplace opening is surrounded by a rare cast iron surround depicting a rising sun and flaming torches. The summer cover features a Greek soldier.
Width: 64-1/4"; Opening Width: 20-1/4" (with insert); Height: 47"; Opening Height: 28"; Projection: 14"
Origin: Jackson, Michigan, circa 1880