Lighting and lamps style – Baroque, Rococo
European lighting and furniture outlet. Established in 1990. Worldwide delivery available.
Baroque style originated in Italy in the late XVI century. as opposed to the ideals of classicism and rationalism.
Baroque brought a new idea of the unity, infinity and diversity of the world, its dramatic complexity and eternal variability. The most characteristic features of Baroque lamps, splendor and dynamics, catchy colorful, addicted to the spectacular entertainment, the strong contrasts in the scale and rhythms, materials and textures.
The main elements of the Baroque style, as well as the Renaissance back to antiquity. Characteristic of the lamps in Baroque style are of massive single and multi-tiered chandeliers and glass chandeliers, but with more ease, but also complicated curvilinear shape parts. Sconces and table lamp Baroque style resemble girandole - shaped candle holder for several candles. Also a characteristic feature of the style are the sconces in the form of gypsum shells, flowers, or bowls. The materials used in the manufacture of lamps in Baroque style, bronze, plaster, artificial or natural stone, glass, crystal.
In the first half of the XVIII century Baroque evolyutsioniruet to the graceful lightness of the Rococo style, coexist and intertwine with it.
The main criteria of the Rococo style - elegance, sophistication, elegance
Rococo — a style in art that emerged in France in the first half of the eighteenth century as a development of the Baroque style as a response to the new way of life and pastime. In Vogue elegance, asymmetry, some theatrics and even playfulness in interior design. Characteristic features of Rococo are refinement, decorative big congestion of the interiors and compositions, graceful ornamental rhythm, the renewed emphasis on mythology, erotic situations, personal comfort.
A communication center at this time be an elegant salons and a boudoir, furnished with much luxury. For typical Rococo relief designs of lamps, their items become more refined and sophisticated. Widely used crystal in the form of pendants of various shapes (balloon, diamond, drop, leaf). Bright colours give way to gentle pastel tones – white, pink, yellow, light blue. To Rococo style, a distinctive matte gold and silver.
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