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A GUIDE TO FRENCH FURNITURE STYLES
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A GUIDE TO FRENCH FURNITURE STYLES

From the opulent curves of the Rococo style to the graceful symmetry of neoclassical design, French furniture is as aesthetically varied as it is historically fascinating. Read on the learn more about each distinctive period of French furniture design, including telltale ways to identify each of these unique styles.

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Eight Important Portrait Artists
Eight Important Portrait Artists

The human face draws our attention and art is no exception. People from...

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7 Famous Art Nouveau Artists
7 Famous Art Nouveau Artists

Art Nouveau is instantly recognizable in style and influences artists an...

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6 Famous Abstract Artists
6 Famous Abstract Artists

During the Renaissance, European artists sought to capture the world as ...

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Design for the Modern Age: What is Art Deco Furniture?
Design for the Modern Age: What is Art Deco F...

No other 20th-century design movement has enjoyed the widespread popula...

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6 Famous Art Deco Artists and Makers
6 Famous Art Deco Artists and Makers

Art Deco in the 1920s In between the two world wars, the Art Deco movem...

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Guide to Art Movements of the 20th Century
Guide to Art Movements of the 20th Century

The turn of the 20th century marked the beginning of a period of global...

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A Guide to Antique Furniture
A Guide to Antique Furniture

Collecting antiques is an interest that delights long after other activ...

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Everything You Need to Know About Georgian and Regency Jewelry
Everything You Need to Know About Georgian an...

Beloved for its aesthetic beauty and exceptionally high quality, antique...

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How to Clean Antique Jewelry: Expert Insights
How to Clean Antique Jewelry: Expert Insights

Just like anything else you wear, your jewelry needs consistent cleanin...

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A Guide to Semi-Precious Gems
A Guide to Semi-Precious Gems

Jewelers and gemstone enthusiasts have coined many terms over the past d...

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Victorian Furniture Styles and Identifiers
Victorian Furniture Styles and Identifiers

In the world of furniture, there are many different styles that derive ...

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A Guide to Hardstones:  A Material Coveted by the Rich and Famous from Antiquity to Today
A Guide to Hardstones: A Material Coveted by...

For the elite of 18th- and 19th-century Europe, demonstrations of wealth...

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