French Baroque Style Furniture
Baroque furniture became popular among the nobility and aristocracy as a symbol of power and wealth.
French baroque style furniture. Fabulous french baroque and rococo furniture fabulous and baroque. French baroque architecture sometimes called french classicism was a style of architecture during the reigns of louis xiii 1610 43 louis xiv 1643 1715 and louis xv 1715 74. Many of us have seen the images from versailles and other magnificent french palaces with decorated interiors artistic details everywhere and intricate gardens. Typical are the oak cupboards with four doors and the chairs with seats and backs of velvet or leather held in place by nails.
After the louis xiii renaissance style we enter the baroque era corresponding to the long reign of louis xiv. Fabulous baroque is the original creator and proprietor of the much beloved gryphon reine furniture line which was imagined and brought to life in 2010. It combines the country elements of rural life with the fancier design work found in urban homes. Your destination for contemporary european furniture and home decor for bedrooms living rooms dining rooms home offices as well as custom hand crafted furniture.
The era of king louis xiv or louis quatorze marked the definite end of the renaissance period in france and the beginning of a series of distinct period furniture styles the first being the enormously influential baroque. French country furniture usa offers the finest in luxury furniture and french country furniture. Dial 917 284 1396 and get exciting deals on our exclusive collection of french baroque style furniture for your bedroom. It was preceded by french renaissance architecture and mannerism and was followed in the second half of the 18th century by french neoclassical architecture the style was originally inspired by the italian.
The age of louis xiv furniture.