Readers ask: What is an Eastlake chair?

History of Antique Eastlake Furniture: 1870 into 1890s. In the late 19th-century, over-the-top Victorian furniture decorated most English homes. The pieces’ exaggerated curves and plush upholstery combined with thick, textured draperies. Is Eastlake furniture valuable? Most Eastlake style furniture can be found fairly reasonably priced today, with the exception of marked Herter Brothers pieces and…