Opera de Arte (or Opera d'Arte) is a very especial kind of breche marble quarried in France. Its uniqueness make this material a great option for those who are looking for a distinguished and luxurious look for their bathrooms or kitchens. Its unique color scheme (purple, black, green, white and pink) creates a striking effect in every room. A real natural stone masterpiece.
Color variations always occur to some extent, even in the same batch.
Country: France (Ilhet, Sarrancolin, Tarbes)
Water Absorption: 0.07 weight %. 0.23 Volume %
Compressive Strength: 91.9 MPa
Density: 2710 kg/m3
Flexural Strength: 11.4 MPa
This natural stone is a great option for flooring, wall cladding, vanity tops and stair covering.
Honed, Sand blasted, Sawn lines, Split Faced, Chiseled, Bush hammered
Standard tiles sizes, cut to size and bespoke.
Slabs 20mm, 30mm and non standard size slabs.
For flooring it is advisable to use a dry micro fiber mop where possible, to reduce the risk of scratching.
When wet washing always use an acid-free product! Allow the floor to dry thoroughly during the first 3 to 6 months. During this period it is important to use only a small amount of water to mop the floor and allow the surplus moisture to evaporate from the tiles; also use a product that does not seal the pores of the stone. This product is always added to the wash water and can be used for future regular cleaning.
When the finished surface is completely dry, sensitive areas can be protected with a suitable sealer.
Stock or 2 to 3 weeks.