English furniture styles from 1500 to 1830

by Ralph Fastnedge

Publisher: Penguin Books in Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England

Written in English
Published: Pages: 320 Downloads: 202
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  • England

Subjects:

  • Furniture -- England -- History

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementRalph Fastnedge.
SeriesA Pelican book ;, A309
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNK2529 .F25
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 320 p., 64 p. of plates :
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6194509M
LC Control Number56001081
OCLC/WorldCa1943353

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Comment: Title: English Furniture Styles from toPublisher: Herbert Jenkins, Binding: Hardcover, pages. Pictorial Paper jacket over blue cloth. Contains black and white photographic plates. Pages remain clear with minor tanning to text block : Ralph FASTNEDGE. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Fastnedge, Ralph.

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Thomas Chippendale wrote a book of furniture designs, Gentlemen and Cabinet-Maker’s Director, published inand This book gave cabinetmakers real direction and they soon eagerly copied the styles presented. Styles were characterized by rich carvings including swirls, leaves and sometimes shells.

Political activity heavily influenced early to midth-century furniture style as seen in two dominant styles, French and American Empire.

Victorian style reigned over furniture in the last half of the century, but you can’t use the term “Victorian” to accurately describe a 19th century furniture style, since the era is defined by style.

George Hepplewhite >George Hepplewhite (died ) was an English furniture designer whose name >has become synonymous with grace and elegance.

His work was instrumental in >disseminating the neoclassic style of Robert Adam [1]. Little is known of George Hepplewhite's life. American Empire. The American Empire style also overlapped the Federal period from Furniture of this period was influenced more by the French than the English.

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Jacobean: English style (), medieval in appearance with straight lines, rigid designs, sturdy construction, ornate carvings and a dark finish. Early American: Modelled after European furniture styles (), particularly from England, France, the Netherlands, Scandinavia and Spain.

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The nomadic lifestyle established the need for chests, coffers, and benches. Restoration ( – ) Louis Philippe ( – ) Napoleon III (Second Empire) ( – ) Below, explore some of the most popular French furniture styles and movements from the 16th to the 19th century, and see the political events that inspired shifts in design.

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Marquetry became popular. Furniture remained heavy, but with more carving and fine detail. Locally grown oak was the basic wood for country pieces, but later, was often veneered with English walnut or walnut imported from France or. ANCIENT ROME STOOLS SELLA (stool) ordinary seat for one person, used by men and - B.C.

women resting or working, and by children and slaves at their meals most common type of seating in the Roman period Types and styles of ancient Roman furniture followed SELLA CURULIS those of their Classical and Hellenistic Greek.

portable folding. Next is the Palladian style fromfollowed by Rococo Fantasies fromThe Neoclassical Styleand The Regency style with a pictorial history of furniture styles focusing on chairs, chests and commodes, side tables, mirrors and bureaus and bookcases.

There are full page images of rooms, and half page s: 7. English furniture has developed largely in line with styles in the rest of northern Europe, but has been interpreted in a distinctive were significant regional differences in style, for example between the North Country and the West Country.

Salisbury and Norwich were prominent early centres of furniture production. Contents include: “The Historical Background of Design ”, “The Historical Background of Design ”, “Furniture Design Under the Wood Workers ”, “Furniture Design Under Fashion, ”, “Furniture Design Under the Architects ”, etc.

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