The history of the Baroque style is long. For five centuries of development, this style continues to inspire contemporary designers. Brands such as Moooi, Duffy London and Ibride are just some of the manufacturers and designers who are inspired by the Baroque style.
The Italian company Modenese Gastone is one of the lovers of this style. Today, we present their interpretation of the Baroque table in their two collections: Bella Vita and Minimal Baroque. Everything is handmade in northern Italy. This company is based on real woodworking know-how. For more than 25 years they have been a major producer worldwide. Discover our selection of 50 pictures of coffee tables, console tables, side tables and dining tables.
Interior with rectangular baroque table in black
Often described as "dramatic," this style was highly prized by the Catholic Church because it was ideally suited to religious themes. Baroque appears for the first time in Rome, Italy, around 1600 before invading all Europe and all branches of art: applied arts, literature, music, architecture, painting. From his appearance, he knows a great success. The term "baroque" comes from the Portuguese "barroco" and refers to a stone in imperfect form. The very first appearance of elements of style, we find in the work of the famous Italian painter Michelangelo. This style of interior is recognized by the richness of its ornamentations, the opulence exaggerated materials and colors and the taste for colossal and triumph. There are several undercurrents: the monumental baroque, classical and late. For a long time, this style of design was only reserved for the aristocracy. It was also a way of impressing visitors and disassembling its richness by the grandiose decoration and layout. It is in Germany that architecture Baroque knows the greatest success. It is also there that the current will turn into a "Rococo" style.
White interior decorated and decorated in Baroque style
What are the characteristics of the baroque style? It translates into a taste for the colossal, the ostentatious and the profusion of details. The furniture is made of materials of the highest quality. The armchairs and sofas are very big and soft, always decorated with cushions with detailed pattern. The decoration is rich and majestic. Often the walls are decorated with large paintings and mirrors with frames in gilded or silver wood. The lights are as grandiose as can be seen in the example below:
Interior with baroque furniture in black, purple and white
How can you identify a baroque style furniture? Often the furniture is gilded or decorated with lace and noble materials. The dominant colors are often: shiny black, silver or gold, red and purple. Formerly reserved for the aristocracy, nowadays it is quite possible to find furniture style at an affordable price. Many companies make tables, armchairs and sofas that mimic the Baroque style, but made from less expensive materials and materials. Industrialization has helped to democratize this style of design. The paradox is that classical baroque is inherently incompatible with mass industrial production. He sees himself exclusive.
Round side table and armchair in baroque style, Modenese Gastone Group
Modern baroque style interior
Design lounge with two baroque style coffee tables
Round wooden table
Wooden dining table with drawer
Baroque style dining table with two designer chairs
Wooden and white dining table
Elegant table in lacquered wood
Rectangular coffee table in black with golden elements
Rectangular wooden coffee table
Three red armchairs and coffee table
Very large living room furnished with two sofas, two armchairs and two coffee tables
Wooden table with glossy surface
Armchair and low table with marble surface
The table close up
Console table with gold legs
Black wooden table
Lacquered wood table
Interior of living room in blue and gold
Pink armchairs and sofas and two white wooden tables