EASTLAKE STYLE


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  • Eastlake — style of furniture, 1878, often a mere debased Gothic, but at its best inspired by English designer Charles Locke Eastlake (1836 1906) and his book Hints on Household Taste. I find American tradesmen continually advertising what they are pleased… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Eastlake Movement — The Eastlake Movement was a nineteenth century architectural and household design reform movement started by architect and writer Charles Eastlake (1836 ndash;1906). His book Hints on Household Taste in Furniture, Upholstery, and Other Details… …   Wikipedia

  • Eastlake, Charles Locke — ▪ British author born March 11, 1836, Plymouth, Devon, Eng. died Nov. 20, 1906, London       English museologist and writer on art who gave his name to a 19th century furniture style.       The nephew of the Neoclassical painter Sir Charles Lock… …   Universalium

  • eastlake — ˈēstˌlāk adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: after Sir Charles L. Eastlake died 1865 English painter and art critic of furniture : being machine made after a style characterized by sturdy rectangular lines …   Useful english dictionary

  • Queen Anne Style architecture — The Queen Anne Style is a style of architecture, furniture and decoration that reached its greatest popularity in the last quarter of the 19th century, manifesting itself in a number of different ways in different countries. It consisted largely… …   Wikipedia

  • Charles Eastlake — For the 19th century English painter, see Charles Lock Eastlake. Charles Locke Eastlake (1836–1906) was a British architect and furniture designer. Trained by the architect Philip Hardwick (1792–1870), he popularised William Morris s notions of… …   Wikipedia

  • Architectural style — Architectural styles classify architecture in terms of form, , materials, time period, region, etc. It overlaps with, and emerges from the study of the evolution and history of architecture. In architectural history, the study of Gothic… …   Wikipedia

  • Architectural style (National Register of Historic Places) — In the United States, the National Register of Historic Places classifies its listings by various types of architecture. Listed properties often are given one or more of 40 standard architectural style classifications that appear in the National… …   Wikipedia

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  • Stockton landmarks — The city of Stockton boasts numerous historical buildings and sites, several of which are on the National Register of Historic Places and California Historical Landmark lists.Historic Sites* Site of first building in present city of Stockton… …   Wikipedia

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