Pierre Philippe Thomire (1751-1843) one of the most important bronziers in the Empire period in Paris, France.
Beautiful quality and condition. Ca. 1840-1845
Dimensions: H98 W185 D56
An almost identical chimneypiece was sold by Sothebys November 3rd 2005 ; lot 175. This one belonged to General Le Marois a trusted ally of Napoleon I.In the collection of the Louvre you will find another similar example as a console table.