Sunday, 27 March 2011

Cabinet ideas


In the last half of the 18th century, cabinet makers such as Thomas Sheraton, Thomas Chippendale and George Hepplewhite also published books of furniture forms. These books were compendiums of their designs and those of other cabinet makers.As you can see there is a wide variety of styles french baroque, Victorian mahogany any would fit in with Ivan Ilych as he did not necessarily have Russian furniture. The images show a variety of cabinets and my own sketches interpret these on the next post
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Other Furniture from the 18th / 19th century

image 1 Antique Russian Porcelain Urn C1780, Gardner Factory.
image 2 18th Century Chippendale Commode Carver Armchair

image 3
1840s Pair French Bronze Candlesticks
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