By Lavigne Jeana. coffee table. At Thursday, February 13th 2020, 01:24:06 AM.
There are many materials that the modern furniture manufacturers use for making these tables such as wood, metal, wrought iron, and glass. While selecting the material, look for something that can last for long, and that matches the other furniture units which are already placed in the room.
The first coffee table is said to have been designed by E. W. Godwin in 1868 and later serialized by William Watt and Collinson and Lock; at 27 inches high, it was a bit lofty compared to our more dwarfish notion of the modern coffee table.
While there exist a number of books dedicated exclusively to a type of furniture—Living with Modern Classics: The Light or Chairs, for example—the coffee table may be the only piece of furniture to have inspired a genre of book.