Late 17th or early 18th century
Source of information
Type of sourcecalendar “Art Calendar 1988”
Author(s) А. Pobedinskaya, G. Komelova, I. Uhanova
Fund that the source refers toThe State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg
The panel carved with a centaur drawing his bow once decorated a casket wall. To bring out the design, openwork panels would often be backed with tinted foil, coloured paper, or mica.