Gaetane Console Table October 23rd, 2017 - 21:04:49
Perhaps you put the mail on the counter or in a drawer, or tomorrows mail on the counter to remember to take it with you. This is also a good place for a flashlight, the dogs leash and any number of other items that you are going to need as you go in and out the front door. Well with all this use every time you are coming and going from the house, theres no surprise that these tables get quite abused.
Around the 17thcentury in Italy, a console table was a major manifestation of the culture of furniture made for the purpose of display. Many examples of the period were carved and were, in fact, some of the finest pieces of sculpture as much as furniture. An opulent group of consoles was made in 167578 for the Palazzo Colonna in Rome where the supports for the tops were commonly carved as human figures, eagles, tumbling putti (cupids), luxuriant foliage, and dolphins, and they often were gilded.
Most decorators work with you and with the house you live in right now. Good decorators look further ahead. When you buy high quality furniture you need to think past your present location and think of how that piece might be used in the future. Versatile items, like console tables, will prove useful wherever you go, and for many years to come. They say that the first impression is the last impression. Similarly, the first piece of furniture that one sees in a house always creates a lasting impression on everyone who enters your house.
Serving the desired purpose for most people, these tables impart a glorified look to the place where they are set and also act as a unique space to store or place your antiques. Crafted using the best quality wood using elaborate designs, each console table is perfected with utmost precision, to maintain the royal touch of elegance in them and to meet the everchanging expectations of the modern era. Looking carefully at the perfectly styled and finished consoles you will definitely murmur to yourself that this is a piece of furniture that let you lead a fresh life but with a twist of old ideas.