Maurice Fenaille

Maurice Fenaille (1855-1937) was a great Parisian art connoisseur, patron, and philanthropist. In 1883, he took over his family’s company to become a successful petrol industrialist by commercializing innovative products. By the end of the First World War, he was running one of the most important oil companies in France. A true art connoisseur, Maurice […]

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Extraordinary fireplace after the model of the Hercules Salon at the Palace of Versailles, coming from the Fenaille Estate at Sévérac-le-Château

Extraordinary fireplace made out of Alabastro di Busca and gilded bronze, after the fireplace of the Salon d’Hercule at the Palace of Versailles coming from the Fenaille Estate at Sévérac-le-Château Late 19th century Dimensions: Width 175 cm ; Height 141 cm ; Depth 71 cm (69 x 55.5 x 28 in) Alabastro di Busca, gilded […]

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