Translated from the Portugese phrase 'pérola barroca' meaning irregular pearl, Baroque and its translation perfectly describes the artistic creations occuring in the 17th and 18th Century in France. As you can see here with the magnificent Baroque Chest, irregular pearl perfectly describes the beautiful detailing's, the flowing symmetrical carvings. Hand carved from solid mahogany this Antique French Chest is strong and exuberant as many Baroque pieces are, reflecting the strength in leadership of King Louis XIV at the time. This chest is a stunning addition to any shabby chic setting or simply as a statement piece on its own.
Baroque furniture can also be co-ordinated and matched alongside pieces from the following additional collections;