ALESSANDRA DI CASTRO

Alessandra Di Castro S.r.l.

Sculpted and carved Chimneypiece in white Carrara marble with green granite slabs and three oval micro-mosaic plaques passando con il puntatore del mouse sull'immagine si attiva la funzione di zoom

Lorenzo Cardelli (Rome, 1733–94): the carvings; Cesare Aguatti (Active in Rome in the last quarter of the 18th century): the micro-mosaic panels


Sculpted and carved Chimneypiece in white Carrara marble with green granite slabs and three oval micro-mosaic plaques
Marble, micro-mosaic
158 (h) x 214 x 28 cm
Rome, c. 1775–80

The three micro-mosaic plaques: the central plaque depicts the Temple of Saturn and the Arch of Septimius Severus in the Roman Forum; the left-hand plaque depicts the Temple of Minerva Medica in Rome; and the right-hand plaque depicts the Lucano Bridge at the Villa Adriana in Tivoli.
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