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  • Furniture Styles By: Alli Anderson
  • Queen Anne Style
    • I picked these chairs because they have a very delicate look to them. It uses designs from the 18 th century, and is still used commonly today.
  • Chippendale
    • I thought this was a good example because the bench has floral prints like lots of Chippendale furniture. Today the style is used a lot in chests and includes French and Rocco styles.
  • Federal Style
    • I chose this piece because it is simple and geometric. The style is from the late 18 th century .
  • Contemporary/Modern
    • I chose this because the chair is very simplistic clean cut. It’s a Barcelona style chair, a common contemporary piece of furniture.
  • Art Nouveau
    • I chose this because it is very artistic looking, and decorative. This particular piece looks heavily influenced by Georgian style.
  • Shaker
    • This chair is a good example because it shows good workmanship and is simple. It looks like it influenced a lot of modern furniture.
  • Empire
    • This piece has a lot of gold detailing and is very structured. It is influenced a lot by the Victorian style.
  • Hepplewhite
    • This chair is very simplistic and delicate. It reminds me a lot of Queen Anne Style furnishings. It has neoclassical chair legs.
  • Duncan Phyfe
    • This piece is a good example because it has lots of curved lines and is a typical Cornucopia-leg sofa. This Style heavily influenced American styles of furniture.
  • Baroque
    • This shows lots of good characteristics of size, scale, and proportion. It also has lots of reserved curves. The baroque style influenced the Italians greatly, and was big in the 17 th century.
  • Spanish Baroque
    • This is a good example because it has a large, detailed headboard as well as detailed frame. Spanish baroque is also a style of the 17 th century. It was a style influenced from Spanish style.