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French & English decorative furniture, porcelain, objects of art and pictures.

by Gerhard Storck

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Published in London .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL23695934M

The Wallace Collection is a museum in London occupying Hertford House in Manchester Square, the former townhouse of the Seymour family, Marquesses of is named after Sir Richard Wallace, who built the extensive collection, along with the Marquesses of Hertford, in the 18th and 19th collection features fine and decorative arts from the 15th to the 19th centuries with. The most exclusive pieces incorporated panels of Chinese or Japanese lacquer or were mounted with decorative panels produced by the royal porcelain factory. Sleigh Furniture Originally known in France as a “lit bateaux” Sleigh beds bear more than a passing resemblance to a horse drawn sleigh – hence their name today.

Armoire: A tall standing wardrobe or closet, often used to store clothes, which can feature one to three doors and sometimes a mirrored panel. Arrow foot: A type of chair foot that ends in a tapered cylinder, often seen in the 18th century. Art Deco: A style popular from the s to the s characterised by bold geometric designs. B. Back splat: The vertical piece of wood running from the. Decorative Arts; Furniture; Lighting; Porcelain; Silver and Objects of Vertu; Fine Art. Category. Paintings; Sculptures; More Fine Art; A Rare and Exquisite French Ormolu and Porcelain Clock, attributed to Deniere $ 50,; Add to wishlist. A Rare English Silver-Gilt Book-Form Chess and Backgammon Game Board, circa $ 48,

Southern decorative arts did not receive serious scholarly attention until the s. The first publication to examine furniture in Georgia was Henry D. Green's Furniture of the Georgia Piedmont before , which was written for a exhibition at the High Museum of Art in that time only a few other large-scale exhibitions featuring Georgia's decorative arts have been. Chinoiserie entered European art and decoration in the mid-to-late 17th century; the work of Athanasius Kircher influenced the study of popularity of chinoiserie peaked around the middle of the 18th century when it was associated with the rococo style and with works by François Boucher, Thomas Chippendale, and Jean-Baptist Pillement.


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French & English decorative furniture, porcelain, objects of art and pictures by Gerhard Storck Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Christie. Abstract. Lugt: Place of auction: of access: PRICE LISTAnnotated with some prices and names. Newspaperclippings. Bound in: May 7 LoChC. Furniture. French eighteenth-century luxury goods dealers, or marchands-merciers, designed and commissioned exquisite decorative objects from leading craftsmen for their wealthy clients who demanded the highest standards and constant of these objects were mounted with porcelain.

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The Art Déco style was named after the exhibition of Decorative Art in Paris. The divan d’angle (‘cosy-corner’, inserted into wood panelling) was all the rage. In Art Déco furniture, the chests of drawers were rounded. On seating wood was not apparent and often covered in leather.

Ladies’ furniture (coiffeuses and desks) was very. Complement a tabletop of accessories with a striking piece of wall art. Hang the art about 8 to 12 inches above the table to form an eye-pleasing connection between the items. To complete the effect, make sure that some of the accessories on the tabletop are tall enough to overlap the artwork, helping the art and accessories appear as a single.

This article is a short guide to the history and characteristics of French interior and exterior decorative art during the 17th/18th centuries. From time to time in the history of art, a moment arises when the emergence of great craftsmen coincides with a creative mood and an abundance of money, to produce a series of masterpieces of fine art.

More than any other country, France’s complex political history is reflected in the fine and decorative arts of each era. From the absolute monarchs that emerged in the 16th century to the French Revolution and beyond, the socio-political zeitgeist of the country has long influenced the types of furniture and ornamentation preferred by the elite and bourgeoisie.

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Examples of both Chinese and Japanese porcelain could be found in royal and aristocratic collections, but because of their cost, these objects were available only to the highest levels of society.

Before the last decade of the seventeenth century, there was no domestic production of porcelain in France, and faience.