Adam period carved and painted chimney piece


+44 (0)1556 509270

+44 (0)7881 823369


  • £4,950.00
  • €5,617 Euro
  • $5,482 US Dollar

United Kingdom

DC Member since 2019
Contact dealer Delivery quote Similar item? Stock request

  • Description
  • Location
  • About dealer

Adam period carved and painted chimney piece

Adam period carved and painted pine chimney piece, the decoration is all carved in wood, similar chimney pieces often use moulded jesso for the decoration, as such this is a particularly fine example. It is of very generous proportions to accommodate a fireplace on a grand scale. When installed the use of a slate or stone slip on the inside of the timber surround can be used to make the aperture fit the chimney piece. The stepped mouldings beneath the mantel shelf to a gadroon carved frieze. The central tablet with garlanded classical display. To the ends, roundels of carved acanthus over jambs with gadrooning. The panels are carved with vases over a garland of bell flowers and honeysuckle. Two plinth bases. English, circa 1770.

Internal Height: 127cm, Internal Width 137cm.


  • H: 160cm (62.99in)
  • W: 100cm (39.37in)
  • D: 18cm (7.09in)


circa 1770

Contact Us


Telephone: +44 (0)1556 509270

Mobile: +44 (0)7881 823369


By appointment
Castle Douglas
United Kingdom


Leslie & Baggott, Antiques, Art and Interiors, bringing together art, antiques and decorative items displayed in a country house setting, the ethos is to source stock items fresh from private houses across Scotland and beyond, some offered  ‘as found’ while others are put into fine showroom condition.  The main customer target being both the private customer, interior decorator and fellow antique dealer both at home and abroad.  Competitive quotes from a team of experienced carriers and shippers can be arranged for delivery within the UK and abroad.

With many years of combined experience in the art, antiques and auction world Leslie & Baggott are well placed to provide house valuations and advice on buying or selling collections. Miranda is a jewellery specialist and has a love of interior decoration and Henry has an inherent feel for more traditional furnishings, coming from a family of antique dealers, as well as having developed his own eye for interior decor and lighting.

SOCIAL MEDIA:  Instagram, TwitterFacebook

We use cookies to help make this website better. Find out more about cookies.