Do you think that such oak tables would be a nice addition to your interior design? Morris applied that philosophy to Red House, first Arts & Crafts home, one that medieval inspired.. Kelmscott, Morris’s final and most beloved home, was Tudor, but decorated with Morris & Co and Arts and Crafts furnishings. Available in both a stone or chocolate colored leather, the traditional tufting combines with contemporary styling to create a transitional seating set that has become one of our top sellers at House of Oak & Sofas.
Fine English Oak trolley, in the Cotswold School Style, with 2 drawers, and adjustable flaps fitted with leather slide pulls. This style of furniture was not warmly embraced, as the sweeping lines were not very conducive to mass production. Hand wrought elegant brass desk or table lamp, designed by Edmund Spencer and made by the Artificer’s Guild. Unusual oak arts and crafts table, with ebony and boxwood inlay, with retailers label, Allen and Appleyard, Artistic Furnishers.
Our luxury mission style sofa is just one example of the standard by which our furniture is built. The Arts and Crafts movement took off around the turn of the 20th century as a backlash against the fussy, overwrought style of the Victorian era. The style embraces both straight and angular with some pieces that are much more fluid, reflecting several earlier design periods. Arts and Crafts interiors are full of heart and harmony, a holistic reflection of the ideals that gave rise to the style in the first place. Our Craftsman Collection is a unique group of reproduction Mission-revival style furniture.
Very rare silver plated prize, mounted on and oak stand, awarded by The City of Lincoln Arts & Crafts Exhibition, designed by A Garland, and awarded to Herbert Godd, for ‘drawing from life’. Arts & Crafts, 1895-1915: The Arts & Crafts period of furniture represents one of the strongest trends for current collectors. Product Description: Enrich your home decor with this Mission style 4-piece sofa set of sofa, loveseat, chair and ottoman that features a dark espresso finish and beautiful solid wood frame. Large and unusual Arts & Crafts Movement bronze wall plaque in original oak frame.
A space saving, durable and good looking piece of furniture that provides style and functionality into the house. Arts and Crafts style is as far from frothy Victorian sofas and ornately carved case goods as it’s possible to go. Instead, it embraces sturdy, unadorned, comfortable furnishings that are built to last and are as much about function as form.
The Arts and Crafts movement is an American domestic style popular from the last years of the 19th century through the early years of the 20th century. However, this furniture style is not austere; it is adorned with ovals, arches, applied medallions, wreaths, garlands, urns and other Victorian flourishes. These 2 stools form part of the Illinois range, inspired by Frank Lloyd Wrights Mission Prairie style. Interesting Arts & Crafts vase, possibly French, with the most marvellous experimental crystalline and high fired glazes. This is made in a traditional style set of nesting tables is a great performance and robust design with wood and veneer.
The design had to have just the right amount of detail and interest to elegantly define an architectural style and yet be equally at home in both formal and informal settings. What it is: Unlike more loosey-goosey design styles, Arts and Crafts operates within a well-defined set of parameters — and for a well-defined reason. Seen as a revival of medieval and other primarily functional designs, the Mission style was the major American expression of the Arts and Crafts style that had evolved in England.
ABOUT MY TABLE SOFA DESIGN The challenge for my Sofa and Loveseat was to create a design that was capable of fulfilling most of the functional furniture requirements for a comfortable living space in a single stand alone piece of furniture. Eastlake, 1870-1890: This design style is named for Charles Locke Eastlake, who wrote a popular book in 1872 called Hints on Household Taste. It’s sunny and light without venturing into pastel territory — which would be an Arts and Crafts no-no. Fine oak Arts & Crafts chest of drawers, by Bryn Mawr, with fielded panels throughout, and finely pegged handles.