Under the reign of the Sun King, in the middle of the 17th century, the general profile of the hood became trumeau gradually changes. There is now more depth in front of the shelf and the gradual disappearance of the first ledge generates a more significant height of the trumeau.
The jambs are narrower at the base and rather swollen on their upper part, recalling the balustrade legs of the furniture of that time. Molded Cornice Framing.
This fireplace will be the perfect focal point for any room, living room, bedroom, library, dining room ...
The depth could be adjusted when installed, since we pull the fireplace, mostly without cutting the extra stone pieces that were partially in the wall.
The simplicity of the Carved line and the symmetry, makes this fireplace versatile in any design, even in a modern space, a provincial design, an Italian design, or even a Spanish style house. This fireplace mantle with trumeau is even more beautiful in person.
Very large mantel (fireplace) part with the simple small trumeau part. Beautiful lines that make the cheminée even more stately. Antique dealer Los Angeles Melrose Ave La Cienega . Excellent quality of art work from that period. Even you have low ceilings, 9 or 10 feet, this fireplace will still look amazing. The large hearth of the mantle can host small or large firebox.