March 2001

(A) Fireplace Restoration (continued)

(115) 28-foot high display wall completed for fireplace opposite main doors   (116) Inner mantle and trim being mounted
(117) Capital being placed above carved post on outer fireplace   (118) Main 13-foot wide mantle in place
(119) First overpanel with mirror being installed above main mantle   (120) First plaster side trim being installed beside overpanel

(121) Nearly completed fireplace with all three overpanels and decorative plaster trim in place above main mantle (only the "bronzing" is left to do on the plaster).


April 2001