The basic definition of portiere is a "curtain hung over a door". Portiere curtains or panels are a beautiful way to treat an interior opening. I want this for my bedroom door! It already has a curtain, now I need to dress it up.
Baroque wall in French Chateau - The Kuskovo palace in Russia was constructed near one of the ponds in in a fine Neoclassical style. The palace interiors, as completed in represent a transitional stage between baroque and neoclassicism.