American Victorian Furniture Style. The American Empire style also overlapped the Federal period from 1800-1840. American cabinet makers seem to have neglected design and contented themselves with the production of strong articles with much of the American furniture of the Victorian period being inartistic and heavy too big and just too ugly.
This style of furniture gave a greater. American Victorian Hand Carved Rosewood Settee Beyond Expression Antiques 79500. American Victorian Furniture Just as in England there is little in the middle of the nineteenth century of which American furniture manufacturers can be proud.
Named after Queen Victoria this was the furniture style of the English Victorian period.
VICTORIAN RENAISSANCE REVIVAL PARLOR SET CIRCA 1850S VG COND SETTEE 2 CHAIRS. Victorian style meant Gothic spires and vaulted ceilings Baroque textiles for flock and damask covered walls moldings adorned with intricate carvings of Medieval fleurs de lys quatrefoils and family crests formally known as heraldic motifs and many more features now synonymous with opulence. Featuring Garden Furnishings both Vintage Salterini and Antique Cast Iron Also American Furniture both Classical Victorian style with a large selection of Antique Gas Chandeliers Lamps Sinumbras Argands Astrals Aesthetic Lighting accessories emphasising Epergnes Parian. Because of its clean lines and simple design the Eastlake style of furniture became known as cottage furniture Eastlake pieces were also inexpensive compared to more elaborate Victorian furniture.