With their highly decorative appeal, the Rochelle fireplace andirons show that fireplace dressings have come a long way from the primitive fireplace andirons of the sixteenth century. Like their Renaissance ancestors, these andirons can also be used to hold firewood, however, for a purely ornamental use they are splendid way to draw attention to your hearth. Each pair features a delicate scrollwork design with curved feet, decorative rings, and a twisted crossbar. This is the perfect accent piece for classical décor, particularly Baroque and old English styles where decorative flourishes are ideal. Add visual interest and an interesting conversation piece with these antique-looking andirons.