Large furniture of severe form and style that emerged initially during the reign of Elizabeth I in England from 1558 to 1603. It was revived in the 1820s and is characterized by heavy carving as well as massive size.
Noting or pertaining to an English Renaissance style of architecture of the reign of Elizabeth I characterized by fantastic sculptured or moulded ornaments of German or Flemish origin, symmetrical layouts and an emphasis on domestic architecture.
A large furniture style of severe form that emerged during the reign of Elizabeth I in England during the latter half of the 1500's. Elizabethan pieces are characterized by heavy carving and massive size.
Style of furniture with massive size and severe form that originated in England from 1558 to 1603 during the reign of Elizabeth I. The Elizabethan style experienced a revival in the 1820s exhibiting heavy carving as well as large size.