Mirrored furniture, sophisticated and glamorous, perfect for small spaces. By reflecting light spaciousness gives us also reflect carpets and other decorative objects. In another article Blog NEWSBAD talk about how to decorate a living room in blue. Today we tell you more of the furniture with mirrors, pictures and pricing information.
The mirror was considered a luxury
1. Although we associate mirrored furniture with contemporary decor, the first furniture that used mirrors dating from the twelfth century. The first furniture was manufactured bronze to which were added mirror surfaces. In the seventeenth century Venice factories begin to produce large mirrors and mirror furniture sizes are created.
2. The taste was extended mirrors and Venetian craftsmen settled in France. Countless objects were made. From walls lined with mirrors, even furniture. All these objects were symbols of luxury, since parts were expensive to manufacture.
3. Different styles of mirrored furniture were tested. Furniture mirrors with wooden supports, shell, ebony, bath gold or silver. In decorative mirrors were symbols of luxury and beauty. Countless big houses and palaces were decorated with mirrors, The Royal Palace, Versailles or Shonbrunn in Vienna.
4. It was not until the nineteenth century when making changes and mirrors begin to be cheaper to produce. Begin to be popular in closets and dressers and more people have access to them.