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Empire and Neo-Louis Style
Important Styles beside the Empire and Neo-Louis Style.
The Empire Style
The Furniture of the Napoleonic Era.
Furniture which Revived the Louis Syles.
Furniture at the End of the 19th Century.
Furniture Styles Influenced by other Cultures.
Furniture in Gothic Style
Furniture of the Lower and Middle Class.
Exotic influences entered France from the Orient, Africa and Asia. These influences
were widely caused by territorial expansions like Napoleon's conquests at
the beginning of the century or colonialization at the end of the century.
Cabinet-makers did not necessarily produce furniture in one of these new styles
but they rather mixed them up with all kinds of other styles.