Return to the Furniture Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
Antique chair, is it English, French or American style?

Posted by thomasward00 (My Page) on
Sat, Apr 9, 11 at 18:20

I'm not worried about monetary value, my wife purchased this antique chair about 5 years ago... I'm a newb to antiques and would like to know if it's English style, French or American..

Thanks in advance..

Detailed photos below

https://picasaweb.google.com/thomasward00/AntiqueChair?authkey=Gv1sRgCPSuj4r9_IWFhAE#


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: Antique chair, is it English, French or American style?

It is an Eastlake-style chair. This was a British - Victorian movement in architecture and furniture. Where it was made is up for grabs, but that's the style.

Google image search on Eastlake chairs

Here is a link that might be useful: Eastlake


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Furniture Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Please review our Rules of Play before posting.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here