A marble seen throughout the most impressive buildings of Rome and Madrid, this Italian stone is beautifully imperfect, with it’s busyness reminiscent of oil spills or ink running through etchings. It is a classic stone that is unique and always interesting, it is the perfect addition to any renovation.
Marble is formed from sedimentary rocks that have undergone a natural crystallization of the original minerals. The patterns that create the true beauty of marble stone are a result of the interlocking stone rocks that make up the marble. It is constituted of silica, clay, sand and iron oxides, among other minerals.
Marble has been utilized for civilizations in the construction of many monuments, statues, buildings and palaces. These include the Taj Mahal in India, Marble Arch in London, the statues of Michelangelo and palaces around the world. This precious stone was once exclusive to only a certain sector of the population, but more recent advancements in technology and quarrying systems have meant that this luxurious stone has become affordable and accessible to a wide variety of people. This has made marble a reality across residential homes and commercial developments.
Marble’s timeless appeal is founded on its ability to look effortlessly luxurious. This, coupled with its longevity as a stone, make it an ideal selection for many interior design projects.
Along with being 100% natural, marble varies in size, pattern and dimension. Each block of marble is unique in its appearance with its own bespoke beauty, which is why it is recommended that you view the stone in person and hand select the slabs that you are going to use for your project.
Our marble can be sourced in both a polished and a honed finish. It also comes in 20mm and 30mm thickness.
Features and benefits of Artscut Vannes Arabesque marble:
- Resistant to high heat and freezing conditions
- Not toxic
- 100% natural and hygienic
- Unique and delicate colours, patterns and tone
Suitable for indoors and outdoors