Artisans of the Valley
Slender, strait and curving lines, tapering legs leading
to flat surfaces.
Ornamented with painting, gilding, and inlay.
Occasional delicate low-relief carving is used with
classical Greek and Roman motifs, discs, fans,
pendants, acanthus, pineapples, human figures, animal
heads, and urns.
Upholstery brocade, damask, striped satin, and silk.
Mahogany and satinwood were favored woods.