What is Art Deco?
Its name was coined from the 1925 Paris France Exposition Internationale des Arts Decoratifs Industriels et Modernes. Art Deco takes its inspiration from aspects of Cubism, constructivism (mainly a Russian movement ) and Futurism (mainly an Italian movement). Its geometric, often overlapping shapes and simplification celebrate and mimic the growing mechanization of industry and its new techniques, reflected in overlapping and repetitive images and with later developments of smooth, sleek forms paying homage to the newly discovered science of aerodynamics in the 1930s.
Our screens are made with carefull attention to period details that you would expect on the original version. We have spent many years perfecting our ironworking techniques to provide you with museum quality art deco fire screens.
Art Deco collection
Freestanding Edgar Brandt Pinecone Fireplace Screen
Hand Forged Art Deco Pinecone Design Edgar Brandt, one of the leading metalworkers of the Art Deco movement made many firescreens in the Art Deco style, and this is a faithful reproduction of his pinecone firescreen, combining his characteristic industrial-style machined steel frame with stylized branches and organic looking pine-cones. With thi...