What is Baroque Style Furniture? A Buyer's Guide

Are you looking for Baroque Style Furniture for your home? Here, we will talk about Baroque art, furniture and the place you can buy Baroque Style Furniture.

1. What is Baroque Art?
The term "Baroque" is derived from a Spanish or Portuguese word which refers to a pearl. Baroque art appeared in 1600 under the influence of Roman Catholic Church in Italy, France, German and most of Europe. It's the era when artists in various branched such as architecture, painting, music and literature created works to communicate the religious message and attract more people to the church in response to the Protestant Reformation Movement.

2. How to Identify Baroque Style Furniture?
Major characteristics of Baroque Style Furniture design can be summarized as below,

- Extensive use of S-curve
- Bold design
- Exaggerating scale
- High contrast of light and dark
- Deep molding and carving
- High level of ornamentation
- Use valuable wood

3. Where to Buy Baroque Style Furniture?
Now we will show you the examples of newly made Baroque Style Furniture available on Amazon.com as below,

- Bed: This Baroque style bed is made of solid wood with the brown cherry finish. The dark color shows the boldness which is the feature of the Baroque style. The headboard and footboard use leatherette with a button tufted style to create the elegant look.
- Steel Bed: This Baroque inspired steel bed puts the twist on Baroque style by using carbon steel with gleaming gold finish coating. And the grills are decorated according to Baroque patterns. This will surely become a statement piece in your bedroom.
Steel Bed
- Night Table: The elegant night table as shown above, uses a solid wood construction with the brown cherry finish. It comes with nice drawer pulls. The bold color night table like this will be a very good addition to Baroque style bed in your room.
Night Table
- Bedroom Chest: This brown cherry finish bedroom chest is made of quality solid wood and veneer follows Baroque style. Brass hardware adds the elegance to the overall looking. It complements a Baroque style bedroom perfectly.
Bedroom Chest
- Chair: This beautiful Baroque style chair doesn't look as rich as other furniture in Baroque style. It comes with hardwood structure and it's upholstered by hand. You can use in the bedroom, living room or just add it to your existing dining table set.
- Cocktail Table (Louis XIV Style): This Louis XIV style cocktail table is in French Baroque style. The beveled glass top makes it looks lighter so it's ideal for modern style home too. The gilded gold decorative details are just stunning!
Cocktail Table

Are you a big fan of Baroque Style Furniture and why?