Barock Furniture - An Epoche of Louis XIV.
Baroque furniture comes from the epoch of the years 1600-1720, a time of absolutism of Louis XIV, who reigned at his residence in the Palace of Versailles in Paris.
Characteristics of Baroque Furniture
A typical characteristic of the epoch of Baroque is the display of power and wealth in Festsäalen with elaborate furnishings.
Sumptuous decor, curved shapes and decorations are part of the characteristics of the Baroque era
Very popular motifs are floral pattern, flowers and figures from mythology.
In the era of Baroque furniture trade to flourish with the Far East. So come and exotic materials such as mother of pearl, tortoiseshell, ebony and rosewood to Europe.
Who can afford to equip its baroque furniture additionally with gilding, marquetry or paints.