Know Your Antique Chair Styles

19 Different Examples and How to Identify Them

antique chair styles

Illustration: Catherine Song. © The Spruce, 2018

Antique chair styles reflect the sensibilities of the periods in which they were manufactured. Listed below are some popular types of antique chairs that originated in Europe and the United States during the past 300 years. A good number of those listed and defined below are ancestors of chair styles still being made today.

The articles listed below offer a more in-depth look at antique chair styles and different elements that help with identifying antique wooden chairs:

Antique Furniture Elements

Antique Furniture Styles