Colors are often gives many influence in its interior. For some room with various mode and the layout, use particular colors can indeed be a choice to make more interesting. Black, especially for dining chair I feel comfortable enough used in some model for the house.
If we look at the interior design, a number of concepts black color is indeed very much contrast and can be counting compared to other colors, such as white. But in the dining room to use, you can choose one dining table that is made of wood to how it looks more natural color of black chair with a value.
What if colors to living room? I think this is not to be considered as some non period also can adopt color composition was in the colors more interesting, both for interior and exterior.