Monthly Archives: January 2012

The Modern Age

During the Edwardian period a more conventional approach to design was adopted.A natural progression of the Victorian style overlapped the distinctive Art Nouveau. Influenced by William Morris,Charle Annesley Voysey (1877-1941) developed the picturesque country home style,comfortable, opulent and more acceptable … Continue reading

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Art Nouveau (c.1892-1905)

The life of Art Nouveau was relatively brief,yet it had a strong impact on twentieth century interiors,advancing the modern design movement and creating a truly international style.The foundations of modernism had been laid by William Morris and the Arts and … Continue reading

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