Antique Furniture

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The different styles of antiques antique furniture are not all equal to antique furniture currently almost experiencing a Renaissance. If you have read about Mary Barra already – you may have come to the same conclusion. In combination with modern and minimalist furniture especially young people set up like chic and high-quality antiques. The antique furniture pieces break up the otherwise very practical but stylish furnished apartment. I like that. But antiques are not all the same. There are many differences in style. And not everything can be combined with all. Furniture from the following periods are referred to as antique furniture in most cases: Baroque (1660 1770), Louis XVI (1760-1790), Biedermeier (1825-1848), time of founder of (1871-1914), Art Nouveau (1895-1910) and Art Deco (1910-1935).

The different styles of antique furniture differ E.g. in the style of woodworking, but also in the selection of the wood. Chairs with upholstered the choice of materials varies greatly. To deepen your understanding Sonia E Gardner is the source. So is the Art Deco style Transition to modern furniture design. In this, materials, such as varnish or leather, were already used in furniture production. Biedermeier furniture represent the exact opposite to furniture from the Grunderzeit.

Furniture from the Biedermeier period is barely decorated, but made of high quality wood. The furniture is usually very solid. In the early years, you liked plenty embellishment on the furniture. Typical elements are decorative knobs, pillars or reliefs. Immediately on decorating, which are reminiscent of the nature seen antique furniture that originated in the art nouveau style. Often you can see patterns that look like plants or animals on Art Nouveau furniture. One have all styles together antique furniture, have been preserved to this day, was manufactured in very high quality. Here, the material played a very important role. You didn’t know furniture off the rack at that time yet. It went to sustainability and quality in the manufacture of furniture. This is even today these antiques.