BASIC STYLES OF THE FURNITURE
the furniture of ancient Egypt
the furniture of ancient Greece
the furniture of ancient Rome
the byzantine furniture
the romance style of the furniture
the Gothic style of the furniture
the furniture of the renaissance
the furniture of the baroque
the furniture of the rococo
the furniture of the classicism
the furniture of the style of late classicism - "empire style"
the furniture of western Europe of the XIX - the XX of century.
the Russian furniture
ROMANCE STYLE OF FURNITURE (XI-XIII c.)
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In West Europe THE XI - THE XIII furniture was age-long very simple and it it was little even in the palaces. The clear, steady forms of objects were manufactured for the duration of long time. Furniture was pillar by the work of people skill, especially peasant. The basic objects of the furnishing of dwellings they were the trunk, which often substitutes by itself chair and table, bed it is very rare cabinet (trunk, placed vertically, it was the prototype of cabinet).
Rectangular tables made with two lateral panels instead of the legs, connected bars, which wedged by wooden wedges. In the furniture the binding by spills frequently adapted.
Armchairs, chairs, benches made from the sharpened round bars. Stool on three legs is characteristic. As material for preparing the furniture served oak, fir tree, cedar. Carpenter and blacksmith made it in essence.
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