Embossed leather panel, with a symmetrical Louis XIV pattern which consists of lattice-work, a palmette, floral decoration and two parrots. Pattern in plain leather and heightened with gold, the ground painted in blue and red.
detail: here it's clearly visible the vegetal-tanned original leather under the next three layers: silver foil, yellow resins and the final paints.
Kunsthandel Glass :: Gilt Leather Wall hangings from 4 centuries ::
Tapet av gyllenläder med silvergrund - Skoklosters slott i Sverige