Antique furniture
An Antique furniture is a collectible interior furnishing of considerable age. Often its age, rarity, condition, utility, or other unique features makes a piece of furniture desirable as a collectors'...
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The Roentgens' Berlin Secretary Cabinet
One of the finest achievements of European furniture making, this cabinet is the most important product from Abraham (1711--1793) and David Roentgen's (1743--1807) workshop. A writing cabinet crowned ...
Arts and Crafts movement
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Biedermeier
The Biedermeier style refers to aspects of everyday life, comfort and family. Learn about Biedermeier with tips from an art historian in this free fine art v...
Louis Majorelle
Louis Majorelle, ébéniste français, né à Toul en 1859 - Décédé à Nancy en 1926. Il prend la suite de son père Auguste (1825-1879), à sa disparition, interrom...
André-Charles Boulle
http://www.Dragon-Antiques.com Very Large Rococo Boulle & Ormolu Bracket Clock complete with original bracket. Email Julie now to reserve this fabulous clock...
Eugène Vallin
Eugène Vallin, architecte et ébéniste français, né à Herbéviller en 1856 Décédé à Nancy en 1922. Il a étudié à l'École des Beaux-arts de Nancy. Il a fait son...
Eileen Gray
Irish Design Pioneer....her chair sold for 21.9m euro despite/because of, the credit crunch.
Louis Majorelle - Video
Louis Majorelle, ébéniste français, né à Toul en 1859 - Décédé à Nancy en 1926. Il prend la suite de son père Auguste (1825-1879), à sa disparition, interrom...
Eileen Gray - Tribute - Video
tribute to eileen gray. designer of excellence. master in craft of lacquer, creating screen, panels, forniture and objects of great technical virtuosity and ...
Arts and Crafts: Design in a Nutshell (2/6) - YouTube
May 8, 2013 ... Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/science.. . --- This influential design movement began because people ...
Chinese antique furniture
The forms of Chinese furniture evolved along three distinct lineages which dates back to 1000 BC, based on frame and panel, yoke and rack (based on post and rail seen in architecture) and bamboo cons...
Chinese antique furniture - Wikipedia
American Empire (style)
American Empire, also called Federal, is a French-inspired Neoclassical style of American furniture and decoration that takes its name and originates from the Empire style introduced during the First ...
American Empire (style) - Wikipedia
Cabinet maker
A cabinet is a box-shaped piece of furniture with doors or drawers for storing miscellaneous items. Some cabinets stand alone while others are built into a wall or are attached to it like a medicine c...
Cabinet maker - Wikipedia
Turned chair
Turned or thrown chairs are an early form of armchair, made by turners with the use of a lathe, rather than by joiners or carpenters. They are of European origin, travelling to the Americas with Europ...
Turned chair - Wikipedia
Washington Dulles International Airport
Washington Dulles International Airport (IATA: IAD, ICAO: KIAD, FAA LID: IAD) is an international airport in Dulles, Virginia, 26 miles (42 km) west of downtown Washington, D.C. The air...
Washington Dulles International Airport - Wikipedia
Cabinet Maker and Upholsterers Guide
The Cabinet Maker and Upholsterers Guide is a famous antiquarian book, reference book, and non-fiction work all in one. Many cabinetmakers and furniture designers still use it as a ready reference for...
Cabinet Maker and Upholsterers Guide - Wikipedia
Palácio da Alvorada
The Palácio da Alvorada ([paˈlasju dɐ awvoˈɾadɐ]) is the official residence of the President of Brazil. It is located in the national capital of Brasília, on a peninsula at the margins of Paranoá Lake...
Palácio da Alvorada - Wikipedia
Badminton cabinet
The Badminton cabinet is a monumental piece of 18th-century furniture that twice set the record for most expensive piece of furniture ever sold.The Badminton Cabinet, or Badminton Chest, was commissio...
Gustav Stickley
Gustav Stickley (March 9, 1858 – April 21, 1942) was a furniture manufacturer, design leader, publisher and the chief proselytizer for the American Craftsman style, an extension of the British Ar...
Gustav Stickley - Wikipedia
Lit a la turque
The Lit à la Turque, a bed with two scrolling ends and a baldachin, was one of many products of the 18th century. Due to the obsession with anything exotic or unusual from foreign countries; beds, fu...
Directoire style
Directoire style, [di.ʁɛk.twaʁ], describes a period in the decorative arts, fashion, and especially furniture design, concurrent with the post-Revolution French Directory (November 2, 1795 through Nov...
Directoire style - Wikipedia
Louis Quinze
The Louis XV style or Louis Quinze was a French Rococo style in the decorative arts, and, to a lesser degree, architecture.Datable to the personal reign of Louis XV (1723–1774), the style was ch...
Louis Quinze - Wikipedia
Arts and Crafts movement
The Arts and Crafts movement was an international movement in the decorative and fine arts that flourished in Europe and North America between 1880 and 1910, emerging in Japan in the 1920s. Its artist...
Arts and Crafts movement - Wikipedia
Marquetry
Marquetry (also spelled as marqueterie) is the art and craft of applying pieces of veneer to a structure to form decorative patterns, designs or pictures. The technique may be applied to case furnitur...
Marquetry - Wikipedia
Wooton desk
The Wooton desk is a variation of the fall front desk. It is the embodiment (in the field of desk design and construction) of the phenomenon of conspicuous consumption which swept over moneyed society...
Wooton desk - Wikipedia
Chinese furniture
The forms of Chinese furniture evolved along three distinct lineages which dates back to 1000 BC, based on frame and panel, yoke and rack (based on post and rail seen in architecture) and bamboo cons...
Chinese furniture - Wikipedia