Furniture

Find out about the Museum's Furniture collection


This collection consists of a wide range of material from the late 17th to the early 20th Century. It is most representative of the 18th and 19th Centuries and covers a wide number of makers and firms. It is comprised of Irish, English and European material. It also includes material from the first half of the 20th Century and a modest but growing collection of contemporary furniture. The division also holds a major collection of the work of the Irish designer Eileen Gray.

Eileen Gray

Eileen Gray

Meet Ireland's pioneer of 20th Century design and architecture. Explore modernism through her interiors and furniture. Includes Chrome Table & Non-conformist Chair.

Reconstructed Rooms: Four Centuries of Furnishings

Reconstructed Rooms: Four Centuries of Furnishings

Step through Four Centuries of Furnishings. From Georgian era to contemporary Irish furniture design.

Irish Country Furniture

Irish Country Furniture

Explore traditional rural life through domestic furniture such as dressers, seating & ceramics.