The Feet on Furniture: Bracket Feet

We are continuing our Friday series looking the different types of feet on antique furniture to explore the different styles and motifs that were popular throughout the 18th century. Today we are looking at bracket feet.  As the name suggests, bracket feet are in the shape of a bracket and feature a straight corner edge … Continue reading The Feet on Furniture: Bracket Feet

The Feet on Furniture: Spade Feet

We are continuing our Friday tradition where we take a close look at the feet on pieces of furniture in our collection to explore the different styles and motifs that were popular throughout the 18th century. Today we are focusing on the spade foot: this form derives inspiration from its name, the spade, and is … Continue reading The Feet on Furniture: Spade Feet