Queen Anne Style

Style of domestic architecture but also of furniture in England and the United States in the late 19th century. Drawn from the architecture of Queen Anne's reign (1702-1714) and mixed with features found in 17th century Dutch architecture, buildings are characterized by asymmetrical or irregular plans, the use of red brick and stone dressing, broken pediments, sash windows, and shaped gables while furniture features cabriole legs.

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Queen Anne Style
Queen Anne Revival
Revival, Queen Anne
Queen Anne-stijl Dutch
estilo Reina Ana Spanish

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Refers to the style of domestic architecture but also of furniture in England and the United States in the late 19th century. Drawn from the architecture of Queen Anne's reign (1702-1714) and mixed with features found in 17th century Dutch architecture, buildings are characterized by asymmetrical or irregular plans, the use of red brick and stone dressing, broken pediments, sash windows, and shaped gables while furniture features cabriole legs.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300021197. The J. Paul Getty Trust.