Posts tagged “Louis Xv”

MAR
23
2015

French "Bombe" Furniture

By mwilcox

Louisbombe

This piece is what's called a “Bombe” chest after it's shape. These pieces were in the Louis XV Style first popular during the mid 1700's, but the style has been reproduced in several periods , the 1890's, the 1920's and again in the 1950's, it...

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DEC
04
2014

French Provincial Style

By mwilcox

Pro4

The style of this suite is what's referred to as "French Provincial", a simplified version of 18th Century Louis XV furniture. This style was extremely popular, produced during the turn of the 19th Century, the 1930's and again in the 1960's. The...

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OCT
08
2013

"Vernis Martin"

By mwilcox

Vitrine2
This piece is a "Vernis Martin” Vitrine, dating from the first quarter of the 20th Century. It's in the Louis XV style, a style which originated in 18th Century France. This style was extremely popular in the past, and reproduced during the turn...

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