Empire style is a French-inspired Neoclassical movement which took roots after Napoleon's rule. Though mahogany was the preferred wood used for Empire furniture, pieces can be found in various materials.
Experience the age of Napoleon and browse our collection of Empire style furniture including armchairs, beds, lighting, cabinets, chairs, and so more. Antique Empire furniture, typically carved from mahogany wood, feature reoccurring motifs of bumble bees, the night sky, and eagles. Characteristic Empire decor includes massive round dining room tables. The Empire aesthetic later spread to America and became known as Federal style.