Furniture Styles

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  • 1. By: Laura Ashmun
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    • This highboy is a an example of Queen Anne style because it has a delicate and refined look to it. It is a style that was dominate in American furnishings
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    • This table is an example of Chippendale because it looks like a combination of French and Rocco styles, and has intricate carvings of flowers and birds.
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    • This wooden table is from the Federal Style because it appears elegant yet simple, and is composed of geometric shapes.
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    • This living room is an example of Modern Style because it has clean lines, and borrows from previous styles.
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    • This living room was inspired by Art Nouvoeau with its European style of furniture pieces based on natural forms.
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    • This kitchen is an example of Shaker style because it is very simple and useful. It is also shows good workmanship and is functional.
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    • This table and chair are examples of American Empire Style because they are elaborately designed with their carvings and are influenced the French Style.
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    • The Hepplewhite style was invented by an English cabinetmaker and he is known for a variety of chair backs including the sheild and the heart.
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    • This sofa is an example of Duncan Phyfe because it has mahogany legs and they are curved out to the side.
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    • This sofa is an example of Baroque Style because it is emphasized by fullness of size and scale and has reserved curves.
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    • This bed frame is an example of Baroque with its intricate carvings and lots of detail.