The second half of the XIX century is considered the origin of formation of the Victorian style. The name “Victorian” style was named after the reign of Queen Victoria, who reigned during this period. Its appearance is due to the fact that during this period the British bourgeoisie, by the rapid development of industry in the country, became rapidly richer. Wealth gave rise to a natural demand for luxury apartments, expensive interior. Introduced at this time opportunity to travel, gave the British a chance to get acquainted with different cultures, life, and art of other peoples. Favorite foreign interior decoration styles, the British people gladly implemented at home, which was a sign of good taste of the owner, his solidity and prosperity. As a result, the Victorian interior style appeared.
The interior of a Victorian style and its characteristic features. high quality, reliability and high cost of interior items; presence of the old classical subjects in the interior; the combination of interior elements of several styles – classic, exotic (Chinese, Indian), Gothic and Rococo; respectability, sense of proportion in all the interior details; the interior of each room is made in a single style, but most often it is the execution of interior items in several styles; furniture of red-brown color and light brown tones is made of precious wood. presence of flowers, plants, not necessarily fresh; the presence of a rich library; heavy drapes, made of the best curtain fabrics, always in harmony with tulle lace curtains.
Material and Texture. Texture plays an integral part in Asian style furniture. Surfaces can be smooth and shiny, because wood is either polished to perfection, painted, or lacquered. Surface interest is also created by using materials such as bamboo, paper, silver or gold leaf. Upholstery and rugs run the gamut from silk to jute and straw. This round cocktail table is from Hammary, and it combines some very interesting materials and textures that you find in Asian furniture. The deep dish top has a glass inset highlighted by a field of silver leaf. This is a take on an ancient art technique in which the underside of the glass is painted with an intricate pattern. The faux bamboo base has a soft black finish with a subtle red rub through.
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