Histoty of antique cabinets


In the “old way” you can find antique cabinets any style! And each of them has its own unique story of creation, of life. She will be happy to tell our employees. And if you say, how did the cabinet, and in particular, wardrobe, it is necessary to recall Napoleon Bonaparte.

Great military leader did not liked the bachelor officers’ mess. On his orders, all the officer’s ammunition was hidden behind a screen. And in California, Americans have replaced the screen door. It was a real revolution! Then the door began to make mirror, roller mechanism has evolved and is now a wardrobe – a mandatory attribute of homes in America.

And the first cabinet, designed for books, appeared in the early eighteenth century in England. In general, the prototype of the cabinet was a chest, which delivered “to the priest.” First, cabinets were made by all the laws of architecture and its appearance resembled a house. At first it kept things and then came a wardrobe – dressuary. And all of these innovations were available only to the wealthy. Ordinary people did not use any closets.

But the repository of books – bookcase – was found in one ancient Roman tombstone. Doors were opened it, and the shelves were seen papyrus scrolls. These antique boxes are used everywhere in Rome. By the way, here you can find the perfect antique cabinet book in excellent condition!

A graceful cabinets with drawers for papers, jewelry and writing attributes in the seventeenth century called the cabinet. They are instructed in ivory, tortoiseshell plates, semi-precious stones. In addition, the fabricated miniature rooms – a palm-sized. Secretaries appeared in the same century. Horse-locking system made this a secretary safe.

A duffel cabinets were gradually transformed from a tiny house in a guise under which we know it today. Here you can buy antique cabinets of different ages and different styles. Luxury and elegance of Baroque classicism – you will have a huge selection.

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Published in: on August 1, 2011 at 8:08 am  Leave a Comment  

History of RAP music


End of the 60’s emerged in the African-American New York’s ghettos (Harlem, for example) a new type of Chant – the rap. First there were the DJs in your mix more and more rhythmic chanting (Jamaican based also on the Toasting) Flowten to heat up the crowd with the microphone. In time, this task was a so-called MC occurred. The MC – Master of Ceremony (Also associated with Microphone Checker, Microphone Chief) was now next to the DJ more and more celebrated man, and it developed into its own subculture.

Especially in the New York ghetto neighborhoods were called in the 70s Block Parties celebrated. It joined the Rap more and more into the foreground – to provoke emotional appeal, and then on to politicize. An important person, this block-party movement was Clive Campbell, aka DJ Kool Her He brought the Jamaican tradition of street parties in the New York ghetto and went with his way of putting on a record – Sampling – A name.

The first recorded rap recording probably came from Tim King – Personality Jock, But also tracks the Last Poets laid further foundations in this still burgeoning subculture.

The first commercial success with rap celebrated Grandmaster Flash & The Five fourious with The Message and the Sugar Hill Gang with Rappers Delight. Grandmaster Flash was also very committed to mix and mixing is improved, built himself his own “hybrid instruments, and was one of the forefathers of Scratching.

In the course also established Rapper outside of the ghetto, which even today still celebrate successes RunDMC, LL Cool J or even the Beastie Boys.

From the 90’s was rap and hip hop an ever further access to the mainstream, so that the sub-culture character has gone more and more lost.

Published in: on February 14, 2011 at 9:50 am  Leave a Comment