Here is an example! So my favorite statement chair in our house is the Barcelona Chair in our living room. The day I saw it there was no contemplating. It was going home with me right then (well until I realized it wouldn't fit into my car)...but that's minor details! A borrowed car later and it was in our home! I love how it is a classic, yet still modern. Its a good balance to a few traditional pieces I have in our dining/living area.
I knew the basic history of this chair yet learned more after reading on the Home Decor Resource...
Even though this is my favorite chair I never noticed that the entire steel structure is one continuing piece. It's interesting to think about how innovative and forward thinking this would have been in the 1920s and how you still see the same chair in so many spaces today, over 80 years later.
It makes me love it even more than before. Its not just a piece of furniture but also a piece of history and art.
Go check out the site and you never know some of the furniture in your own home could be something way more than you ever thought...this happens a lot with "hand me downs" so do your research. I know I will also be bookmarking this for quick reference on my phone while out shopping!
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